[Dovecot] @2.0, --sysconfdir incorrectly populated with dovecot/*.conf
tss at iki.fi
Sat Oct 10 05:40:13 EEST 2009
On Oct 9, 2009, at 10:28 PM, PGNet Dev wrote:
> to document from #irc,
> in 1.2.x, specifying
> ./configure ... --sysconfdir=/path/to/dir ...
> correctly results in dovecot.conf looked for as "/path/to/dir/
> in 2.0, dovecot incorrectly creates a dovecot dir in the sysconfdir,
> and looks for,
This is intended, because there are now lots of config files by
default. Or should this be done somehow differently? Anyway the point
is that just doing "./configure" should still access /usr/local/etc/
> 2.0's behavior should be made consistent with the correct
> implementation in 1.2.x, or clarified as different in --help/docs.
I don't think it's possible to change --help's text. As for other
docs.. I'm not really sure how I should even start describing all the
v2.0 changes and where.. The v2.0's changed configuration is going to
break so many wiki pages..
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