v2.3.17 - dsync says invalid option -- E

Daniel J. Luke dluke at geeklair.net
Sat Oct 30 03:54:32 EEST 2021

On Oct 29, 2021, at 7:30 PM, Scott Ruckh <dovecot at gemneye.org> wrote:
> On 2021-10-29 12:05, Daniel J. Luke wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I've got some scripts that archive off mail that stopped working with
>> 2.3.17. Specifically this worksin 2.3.16:
>> sudo -n /usr/local/bin/dsync -u dluke -m Sent -o
>> mail_location=mbox:~/tmp/ mirror maildir:~/Maildir/
>> but fails on 2.3.17 with the following error message:
>> dsync: invalid option -- E
> I don't use dsync, but is mirror a command?  

it used to be :)

> Has mirror been replaced with sync?

Maybe? I wouldn't expect it to (intentionally) change in a patch release, though.

Daniel J. Luke

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