dovecot

e-mail indexing with Solr FTS Engine

Solr is a Lucene indexing server. Dovecot communicates to it using HTTP/XML queries. With this indexing server, you can do text searches in your emails. Download latest version: v. 8.11.1 Solr FTS Engine documentation page for Dovecot Installing Solr is a java servlet which requires openjdk v. 8 or later. Be sure...

Installing Dovecot and sieve on a vpopmail + qmail server

Overview Installing Configuring Download my dovecot's config files dovecot.conf 10-auth.conf auth-sql.conf.ext 10-director.conf 10-logging.conf Logrotate 10-mail.conf 10-master.conf 10-ssl.conf 15-lda.conf 15-mailboxes.conf 20-imap.conf 20-lmtp.conf 20-pop3.conf 90-plugin.conf 90-quota.conf Changelog Apr 21, 2022-Solr support added Apr 17, 2022-auth-sql.conf.ext: changed the userdb lookup for LDA from static to sql, as the home dir was not retrieved correctly if positioned in a subfolder (i.e. domains/0/domainname). June 20, 2021-15-mailboxes.conf: added Junk.TeachSpam and...

Sieve interpreter & Dovecot ManageSieve

The Pigeonhole project provides Sieve support as a plugin for Dovecot's Local Delivery Agent (LDA) and also for its LMTP service. The plugin implements a Sieve interpreter, which filters incoming messages using a script specified in the Sieve language. The Sieve...

Dovecot vpopmail-auth driver removal. Migrating to the SQL driver

Those who are still using the Dovecot's vpopmail auth driver should consider a migration to another backend, as on January 4, 2021 dovecot-2.3.13 was released and the vpopmail auth driver removed (more info here). I'll show below how to support domain aliases...