[Dovecot] v2.2.6 released

Odhiambo Washington odhiambo at gmail.com
Thu Sep 26 15:33:11 EEST 2013

While compiling on FreeBSD 9.1-STABLE and 8.4-STABLE I saw the below though
compile was successful and dovecot is running!

(15:25:20 <~/Tools/Dovecot/2.2/dovecot-2.2.6>) 0 $ ../build-2.2.sh
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
/usr/home/wash/Tools/Dovecot/2.2/dovecot-2.2.6/missing: Unknown
`--is-lightweight' option
Try `/usr/home/wash/Tools/Dovecot/2.2/dovecot-2.2.6/missing --help' for
more information
configure: WARNING: 'missing' script is too old or missing

On 25 September 2013 10:10, Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:

> http://dovecot.org/releases/2.2/dovecot-2.2.6.tar.gz
> http://dovecot.org/releases/2.2/dovecot-2.2.6.tar.gz.sig
> I didn't have time to look into the latest reported dsync replication
> bugs, but this release should have been done a long time ago already and
> I'm busy for next few days, so no more waiting. Things seem to be working
> quite well in general though.
>         * acl: If public/shared namespace has a shared subscriptions file
> for
>           all users, don't list subscription entries that are not visible
> to
>           the user accessing it.
>         + doveadm: Added "auth lookup" command for doing passdb lookup.
>         + login_log_format_elements: Added %{orig_user}, %{orig_username}
>           and %{orig_domain} expanding to the username exactly as sent by
>           the client (before any changes auth process made).
>         + Added ssl_prefer_server_ciphers setting.
>         + auth_verbose_passwords: Log the password also for unknown users.
>         + Linux: Added optional support for SO_REUSEPORT with
>           inet_listener { reuse_port=yes }
>         - director: v2.2.5 changes caused "SYNC lost" errors
>         - dsync: Many fixes and error handling improvements
>         - doveadm -A: Don't waste CPU by doing a separate config lookup
>           for each user
>         - Long-running ssl-params process no longer prevents Dovecot
> restart
>         - mbox: Fixed mailbox_list_index=yes to work correctly

Best regards,
"I can't hear you -- I'm using the scrambler."

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