mail/dovecot2: who calls doveconf upon boot?

Matthew D. Fuller fullermd at
Mon Feb 2 16:05:29 UTC 2015

On Mon, Feb 02, 2015 at 04:43:01PM +0100 I heard the voice of
Marko Cupać, and lo! it spake thus:
> My question is: Who calls doveconf, and for what purpose?

A quick look at the rc script in the ports tree suggests
that it's unconditionally running dovecot when it's run try try and
populate base_dir, whether $dovecot_enable or not.

Matthew Fuller     (MF4839)   |  fullermd at
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