[Dovecot] Upgrading 1.2 to 2.x

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Tue Mar 5 23:50:16 EET 2013

Am 05.03.2013 22:24, schrieb Benny Pedersen:
> Simon Brereton skrev den 2013-03-05 15:30:
>>> honestly, especially because "a lot has changed between them"
>>> I would start from scratch.
> as same as saying if new iso file is out anyone need to delete there old servers ?

and you think convert a configration file to a new syntax is the
same as reinstall the whole OS?

>> I'd prefer to have a semi-decent config to work from without having to
>> research 100 new variable names and values.  The migration tool exists for
>> a reason.
> dovecot -n is simple enough, but what about layouts ?, and will dovecot 2.x understand maildirs same way as it was
> under dovecot 1.x, nothing changed ?
> wiki.dovecot.org still exists so it should be safe to stay on 1.x :)

well you can also use CentOS5...................
you can also use PHP 5.2...............
but does it make sense over the long?

problems are not solved by sit them out

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