[Dovecot] auth on tcp socket?

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Fri Nov 26 19:31:15 EET 2010

On Wed, 2010-11-24 at 12:26 +0100, Hajo Locke wrote:

> is it possible to provide service auth on tcp-socket instead of unix-socket?
> I changed my conf and dovecot 2.0.5 is restarting but on telnet test it throws:
> dovecot: auth: Fatal: getsockname(12) failed: Socket operation on non-socket
> Want to separate smtp and imap to different servers but keep using dovecot auth for postfix-sasl.
> Whats to do? hmm, is postfix able to use non-unix socket for dovecot-sasl?

Well, added support for that:

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