dovecot/jail question

Jim stapleton.41 at
Wed Jan 20 02:57:34 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 10:41 PM, Sam Fourman Jr. <sfourman at> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 4:18 PM, Jim <stapleton.41 at> wrote:
>> First, Thanks all for the help with my previous "sendmail" question. I
>> rebuilt the jail without postfix and that at least seems happy.
> So does this mean that you can NOT run postfix in a FreeBSD 8 Jail?
> I didn't know this, I just assumed postfix in a Jail would work. if
> possible could someone confirm this?
> Sam Fourman Jr.

No, it means I don't know how to configure postfix, and didn't realize
installing the postfix port also set it up to replace sendmail without
any further intervention. Since I was already familiar with sendmail,
I didn't want to bother figuring out postfix.

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