Cyrus 2.3.7 Replication Question

Kjetil Torgrim Homme kjetilho at
Wed Jul 12 18:22:53 EDT 2006

On Thu, 2006-07-13 at 07:58 +1000, Robert Mueller wrote:
> > It won't. Cyrus currently only supports unidirectional replication.
> You can make it work (we do), but you need 2 separate instances of cyrus on 
> each machine, which basically means 2 start/stop scripts, 2 different 
> ports/ips for each service, 2 imapd.confs, 2 cyrus.confs, and lots of -C 
> command line params to everything so it uses the right conf file.

to avoid all those -C, we patch our Cyrus so that all applications look
for configuration files in the prefix specified in the environment
variable $CYRUS_PATH first.  I'd be more than happy to get such a patch
in upstream :-)

Kjetil T.

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