OFF TOPIC: pw add user slow
galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu
Tue Oct 18 14:46:50 UTC 2016
On Tue, October 18, 2016 9:39 am, Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On 10/18/16 15:32, Valeri Galtsev wrote:
>> I have off topic question. Just the other day I got warning that dovecot
>> port currently has no maintainer. I was so happy with dovecot for over
>> and a half decades, so switching to something else doesn't give me good
>> feelings. Anybody knows any more details about dovecot port?
> Yes. Why aren't you using the mail/dovecot2 port? Especially if this
> is a new install.
> IIRC. mail/dovecot was kept around because of some incompatible changes
> when mail/dovecot2 was released. That was many years ago now, and I'm
> not sure if keeping the old dovecot port really is still necessary.
> Everyone should have had ample time to migrate to dovecot2.
Great, I just learned about dovecot2 (why I feel so sheepish?). As they
say, you don't need to know everything, you just need to know right person
you can ask. Thanks!
Sr System Administrator
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
University of Chicago
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