[Pkg-exim4-users] dovecot authenticator

Marc Haber mh+pkg-exim4-users at zugschlus.de
Sat Dec 29 15:41:13 UTC 2007

On Thu, Dec 27, 2007 at 11:37:45AM +0100, Thomas Koch wrote:
> First question: I tried to make SMTP authentication via dovecot with exim's 
> dovecot authenticator[1], but Exim didn't want to restart due to the unknown 
> dovecot driver.
> I assume, that the neither the light nor the heavy debian package is compiled 
> with the dovecot authenticator and therefore I'd have to compile exim myself. 

Exim4 in sid and lenny is compiled with the dovecot authenticator

> Does somebody have a tutorial/How-to on compiling exim4 the debian-way?

debian/rules has some information useful for people who are already
familiar with the general building of Debian packages.


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