Dovecot community repositories

We provide Debian, Ubuntu and CentOS packages of Dovecot Core, IMAPtest and Pigeonhole for community use. These packages come with no warranty or assured support. If you have problems with these packages please contact our mailing list or IRC channel.

All packages are cryptographically signed with a PGP key at https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG. You are also encouraged to use https instead of http in repository URLs where supported.

Jessie (8.0)

Create /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

curl https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG | gpg --import
gpg --export ED409DA1 > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

Create /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dovecot.list. If you want to use https, make sure you have installed apt-transport-https.

deb https://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/debian/jessie jessie main
Stretch (9.0)

Create /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

curl https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG | gpg --import
gpg --export ED409DA1 > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

Create /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dovecot.list. If you want to use https, make sure you have installed apt-transport-https.

deb https://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/debian/stretch stretch main
Instructions

If you are upgrading from existing installation, run

apt update
apt upgrade

If you are installing new installation, you can use following package names

  • dovecot-core
  • dovecot-dbg
  • dovecot-dev
  • dovecot-gssapi
  • dovecot-imapd
  • dovecot-imaptest
  • dovecot-ldap
  • dovecot-lmtpd
  • dovecot-lua
  • dovecot-lucene
  • dovecot-managesieved
  • dovecot-mysql
  • dovecot-pgsql
  • dovecot-pigeonhole-dbg
  • dovecot-pop3d
  • dovecot-sieve-dev
  • dovecot-sieve
  • dovecot-solr
  • dovecot-sqlite
  • dovecot-submissiond
CentOS 6 & 7

Create /etc/yum.repos.d/dovecot.repo

[dovecot-2.3-latest]
name=Dovecot 2.3 CentOS $releasever - $basearch
baseurl=http://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/centos/$releasever/RPMS/$basearch
gpgkey=https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG
gpgcheck=1
enabled=1

If you are upgrading an existing installation

yum update
yum upgrade

If you are installing new installation, you can use following package names

  • dovecot
  • dovecot-debuginfo
  • dovecot-devel
  • dovecot-imaptest
  • dovecot-imaptest-debuginfo
  • dovecot-lua
  • dovecot-mysql
  • dovecot-pgsql
  • dovecot-pigeonhole
  • dovecot-pigeonhole-debuginfo
  • dovecot-pigeonhole-devel
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Trusty (14.04 LTS)

Create /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

curl https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG | gpg --import
gpg --export ED409DA1 > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

Create /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dovecot.list. If you want to use

https, make sure you have installed apt-transport-https.
deb https://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/ubuntu/trusty trusty main
Xenial (16.04 LTS)

Create /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

curl https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG | gpg --import
gpg --export ED409DA1 > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

Create /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dovecot.list. If you want to use

https, make sure you have installed apt-transport-https.
deb https://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/ubuntu/xenial xenial main
Bionic (18.04 LTS)

Create /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

curl https://repo.dovecot.org/DOVECOT-REPO-GPG | gpg --import
gpg --export ED409DA1 > /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dovecot.gpg

Create /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dovecot.list. If you want to use

https, make sure you have installed apt-transport-https.
deb https://repo.dovecot.org/ce-2.3-latest/ubuntu/bionic bionic main
Instructions

If you are upgrading from existing installation, run

apt update
apt upgrade

If you are installing new installation, you can use following package names

  • dovecot-core
  • dovecot-dbg
  • dovecot-dev
  • dovecot-gssapi
  • dovecot-imapd
  • dovecot-imaptest
  • dovecot-ldap
  • dovecot-lmtpd
  • dovecot-lua
  • dovecot-lucene
  • dovecot-managesieved
  • dovecot-mysql
  • dovecot-pgsql
  • dovecot-pigeonhole-dbg
  • dovecot-pop3d
  • dovecot-sieve-dev
  • dovecot-sieve
  • dovecot-solr
  • dovecot-sqlite
  • dovecot-submissiond

You can find source tarballs under https://dovecot.org/download.html.