[Dovecot] DoveCot IMAP and "inconsistent state" messages

Chris Richards gizmo at giz-works.com
Tue Apr 1 04:29:27 EEST 2008

Scott Silva wrote:
> on 3-31-2008 1:31 PM Chris Richards spake the following:
>> Charles Marcus wrote:
>>> On 3/31/2008, Chris Richards (gizmo at giz-works.com) wrote:
>>>> Dovecot is version 1.0.rc15 
>>> Upgrade please - rc15 is very old...
>> Err, that's the newest thing in the yum repository, and if I go 
>> compiling code that isn't 'official' (i.e. doesn't come from the yum 
>> repository), I'll get myself in an awful lot of trouble.  Management 
>> seems to be under the strange belief that only code from the 
>> repository it is 'safe'.
>> So, the question is, how hard do I need to fight in order to get this 
>> done?
>> Later,
>> Chris
> If you are using a RHEL or clone, atrpms.net has a newer version in 
> their repository.
Oh bloody hell.  WHY am I fighting with a dovecot version that is 1 1/2 
flippin' years old?!?!

Suits.  I HATES 'em, I tells ya!

I'll be back when I've figured out how to convince the CTO that this 
stupid policy is causing a lot of unnecessary grief, considering this 
issue is probably already fixed.  Thanks for your time, guys.


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