[Dovecot] Upgrading 1.2 to 2.x

Patrick Ben Koetter p at sys4.de
Wed Mar 6 08:40:57 EET 2013


* Simon Brereton <simon.buongiorno at gmail.com>:
> I'm about to upgrade to 2.1.7 in my test environment, but  "doveconf
> -n -c dovecot.1.conf > dovecot.2.conf" is producing a blank file, so I
> am unsure how to proceed.  I know a lot has changed between them, so I
> don't really want to have to start from scratch unless I have to.

unless you have spent hours tweaking your config, setting up Dovecot 2.x
should be fairly easy. If your old config isn't too complex I wouldn't waste
time discussing this problem, but move on to create it from scratch in 2.x.

p at rick

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