[Dovecot] dovecot: auth(default): Fatal: Unknown database driver 'mysql'

Pascal Volk user+dovecot at localhost.localdomain.org
Mon Mar 29 18:14:22 EEST 2010

On 03/29/2010 04:53 PM Glen Lee Edwards wrote:
> Pascal Volk wrote:
>> On 03/29/2010 04:29 PM Glen Lee Edwards wrote:
>>> $ /usr/local/sbin/dovecot --build-options | tail -n4
>>> SQL drivers:
>>> Passdb: checkpassword pam passwd passwd-file shadow sql
>>> Userdb: nss passwd passwd-file prefetch sql static
>> You have built Dovecot w/o SQL drivers. Use one or more of the following
>> configure options:
>>   --with-pgsql	Build with PostgreSQL driver support
>>   --with-mysql	Build with MySQL driver support
>>   --with-sqlite	Build with SQLite3 driver support
>> Regards,
>> Pascal
> ???  :-[

You wrote, you've tried to upgrade from 1.1.rc6 to v1.2.11. How did you
try it? Building Dovecot from source or installing from prebuilt binaries?
When you build Dovecot from its source code, the first step is to run
the configure script, in order the enable/disable the stuff you want.
(see also: http://wiki.dovecot.org/CompilingSource)

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