[Dovecot] v1.1.7 released

Ala'a A. Ibrahim alaa_ibrahim at maktoob.com
Mon Nov 24 10:08:57 EET 2008

Does the managesieve patch for 1.1.6 works with it or do we need to wait
for a new release?

Timo Sirainen wrote:
> http://dovecot.org/releases/1.1/dovecot-1.1.7.tar.gz
> http://dovecot.org/releases/1.1/dovecot-1.1.7.tar.gz.sig
> I should have released this earlier since v1.1.6 had that annoying
> startup problem, but surprisingly few people complained about it so I
> kind of forgot about it then.
> BTW. v1.2 progresses nicely. Now that shared mailboxes are finally fully
> supported, there aren't any widely used IMAP features missing from
> Dovecot. v1.2.beta1 shouldn't be in too distant future anymore.
> 	* IMAP QUOTA extension now returns "MESSAGE" quota, not "MESSAGES".
> 	  This makes Dovecot now RFC 2087 compliant. Hopefully this change
> 	  doesn't break anyone's Dovecot-specific quota checking code..
> 	+ Added !include and !include_try directives to config file reader.
> 	  Note that !include doesn't currently work with deliver. The main
> 	  point here is that ssl_key_password can be placed to a different
> 	  file with !include_try that deliver can just ignore.
> 	+ More error/debug message logging improvements.
> 	- v1.1.6 gave "userdb didn't return a home directory" error at startup
> 	- Some config file parsers (deliver, passwd-file, acl, trash) ignored
> 	  the file's last line if it didn't end with LF.
> 	- fts: SEARCH SUBJECT didn't search messages that weren't already
> 	  in fts index.
> 	- fts-solr: Don't assert-crash if we couldn't connect to Solr.
> 	- IMAP: Mailbox deletion gave an error, but still worked, if mails'
> 	  control directory wasn't the same as index directory.
> 	- Several fixes to rarely used mailbox list layout configurations.

Ala'a A. Ibrahim

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