[Dovecot] dovecot is confused about mail_location

Stan Hoeppner stan at hardwarefreak.com
Thu Nov 25 04:02:56 EET 2010

Timo Sirainen put forth on 11/24/2010 7:43 PM:
> On 25.11.2010, at 1.41, Eric Raymond wrote:
>> I need to redo my diagnostics with more dovecot restarts.  Is there an
>> incantation analogous to "postfix reload"?
> v2.0 has "dovecot reload", but with v1.2 you need to send HUP signal to dovecot process. Maybe Ubuntu also has /etc/init.d/dovecot reload to do that, I don't know.

The Debian Lenny script is probably similar to the Ubuntu LTS script:

Usage: /etc/init.d/dovecot {start|stop|restart|force-reload|status}


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