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Date:  Tue, 12 Sep 2006 11:30:17 +0100
From:  "Colin Jack" <colin (at mark) mainline.co.uk>
Subject:  [coba-e:06854] Re: [Announce] Update schedule
To:  <coba-e (at mark) bluequartz.org>
Message-Id:  <F07DD4D0940AFF41A207BE85479D2AFF18193D (at mark) server.mainline.local>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vapor [mailto:bluequartz (at mark) vaporised.com] 
> Sent: Tuesday, September 12, 2006 11:01 AM
> To: coba-e (at mark) bluequartz.org
> Subject: [coba-e:06850] Re: [Announce] Update schedule
> 
> > This updates have big changes of email services.
> > - POPS, IMAPS with Dovecot
> > - SMTPS, Submission port
> > - Remove APOP
> 
> Any chance we can have a more detailed set of notes regarding 
> this upgrade? I probably shouldn't be worrying but as I have 
> a few servers purely for openwebmail users I could do to know 
> just how drastic this change will be.
> 
> My primary concern is smooth transition without loss of 
> email, is openwebmail likely to be affected by this backend 
> change, I know the folders it creates work with IMAP and 
> Brian has said these will be fine, I'm more worried about 
> whether openwebmail will work over dovecot without modification?
> 
> Secondarily I utilise dnsbl's via sendmail.cf - I assume 
> these will be lost entirely, does dovecot have a suitably 
> easy system for using dnsbl's?
> 
> Finally I use a custom /etc/procmailrc - will this be affected?
> 
> Any insight folks can provide would be appreciated.
> 
> Brett
> 

This is essentially just moving the changes in the testing repo to
release.

I have already used the testing repo on my sevrers and it all worked
absolutely fine ... inc OWM

Colin