[Dovecot] How To Remove?

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Jan 2 21:29:42 EET 2013

On 2013-01-01 12:13 PM, Christian Guastella <christian_g at fastmail.net> 
> i was looking to setup imap on an old PPC G5 mac i have running as webserver and gateway/firewall machine.. found a dovecot-2.1.7-0.pkg online, and it looked like the typical easy install thing.. someplace called rudix made the package..
> not much there in way of instructions, but after i finally figured out where the executable had been stuck i tried it, just to see what kinda config errors would be thrown-up.. got the line below..
> /usr/local/sbin/dovecot: Bad CPU type in executable
> so i'm guessing this means dovecot is intel-cpu only?

Lol! No, of course not - but it may mean that the package you grabbed 
was compiled for an Intel CPU...

> i don't have the time or patience to read all the unix junk, and get a compiler, do all the make files etc.. been years since i did any of that, and don't want to do it again..
> the pkg installer did not come with an uninstaller, and since the install is pretty much useless, is there some list of what it installed so i can get rid of it all?

This really has nothing to do with dovecot, you should be asking on a 
Mac/PPC list...


Best regards,


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