[Dovecot] reload without shutting imap connections down

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Tue Jul 16 16:25:09 EEST 2013

Am 16.07.2013 15:18, schrieb Hajo Locke:
>> Could it have something to do with the "shutdown_clients" setting, perhaps..?
> arrgh, did not see there is a adequate setting. works good....
> default of shutdown_clients is yes, must be changed between versions?

yes - depends of what you need and want

keep in mind that without this and in case of IMAP
with long running connections (over days maybe) the
existing connections are still running with the
old configuration and depending on the config changes
this may or may not be a problem

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