Cyrus on 64-bit RHEL 5

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Mon Apr 13 14:09:14 EDT 2009

> Thanks all, for the input.  My post had a typo - we aren't currently on
> RHEL 5.  We're on RHEL 3.  RHEL 3/i386 to RHEL 5/x86_64 is the exact path
> we are going.
> We're already running skiplist across the board so based on what we've
> read/heard we don't expect any trouble in that regard.
> Our plan is to build from cyrus-imapd-2.3.14-2.src.rpm.
> But which of Simon's SASL RPMs is recommended for x86_64 linux?

Hi John,

For SASL, simply take the package from the distribution. The only reason
why I made my own SASL packages was that older distributions delivered too
old SASL versions. The version from RHEL5 is perfect for cyrus-imapd.


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