Cyrus IMAPd 2.4.0 Released

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Tue Oct 26 11:05:35 EDT 2010

> On Wed, 13 Oct 2010, Simon Matter wrote:
>> Of course I'll update our RHEL/CentOS RPMs but it may take a bit more
>> time
>> than the usual hours or days because of the many changes in the new
>> release. Some of the stuff which has been done in the RPM automagically
>> -
>> like converting databases on startup - has now been integrated in the
>> main
>> code and I have to look at things in detail.
>> While we are at it, I have your 0012-Clean-Shutdown.patch in the RPM,
>> from
>> what I see in the changelogs this has not been integrated with 2.4,
>> right?
>> If yes, do you still use the patch in your own version, could you make
>> this patch for 2.4 available somehow?
>> The other thing I'm wondering now is how to go on with the autocreate
>> feature. I'm not sure I'll be able to recreate the patches for 2.4 and I
>> don't know if the nice people from University of Athens will be going to
>> do it. Hm, I won't be happy to release a new RPM with this feature
>> missing.
> Any updates concerning these issues?  I suppose there are many of us
> who would rather not upgrade an RPM packaged software to one without
> packaging.

When I looked a bit closer it seems like the clean shutdown patch has made
it into 2.4 so it not an issue anymore.

But, is there any news on the autocreate feature?


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