[Dovecot] testing fts-solr?

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Tue Feb 28 04:04:17 EET 2012

On 28.2.2012, at 2.14, Jean-Daniel Beaubien wrote:

> Ok, I had to fix a few things. First of all, I had to declare mail_plugins
> = fts fts_solr in global file (dovecot.conf). After doing that, running
> doveadm fts optimize stopped giving me errors.
> I ran doveadm index -user INBOX (and other folders). I'm assuming this
> actually did something because java/tomcat6 were really busy for a few mins
> and I could see the solr logs going nuts (/var/log/tomcat6/catalina.out).

OK, so it's indexing.

> However, whenever I run a search thru thunderbird (searching the
> from/to/subject/body fields),

I think Thunderbird does this search internally, not via IMAP. You can test this by talking IMAP protocol directly:

telnet loclahost 143
a login user pass
b select inbox
c search text hello

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