[Dovecot] Dovecot performance under high load (vs. Courier)

email builder emailbuilder88 at yahoo.com
Fri Jun 22 05:28:50 EEST 2012

> Oh, and of course it also depends on Dovecot configuration :) Authentication 
> cache is needed and login processes must be in high performance mode.

I.e., I think:


> There is 

> still the extra work of forking a new imap process (could also be avoided with 
> yet another config option)

Are you referring to client_limit or service_count or something else as yet undeveloped?
Speaking of which, I cannot understand the different between those two.  Hints in the
configuration file (10-master.conf) and the wiki make them sound like they do the same
thing -- ??

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