[Dovecot] Migarting password scheme

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Mar 24 19:10:09 EET 2013

On 22.3.2013, at 20.13, Daryl Richards <daryl at isletech.net> wrote:

> On 21/03/2013 17:39, Timo Sirainen wrote:
>> userdb_plain_pass method requires that you use userdb prefetch. And
>> Daryl's method of using %w in regular userdb .. I'm not really sure
>> how well that works. Could easily be that different Dovecot versions
>> behave differently. 
> So, basically what I am doing may fail at any time? Guess it's time to
> go play with config.
> BTW, I'm using 2.1.15 so it still works there…

Well, I think v2.0 cleared the password early and v2.1 only after everything is fully finished. And I'm not at least planning changing it back. So I guess your config will stay working. :)

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