[CentOS] dovecot option PROFILE=SYSTEM

Wed Jan 6 13:05:17 UTC 2021
Kenneth Porter <shiva at sewingwitch.com>

--On Tuesday, January 05, 2021 7:40 PM -0800 david <david at daku.org> wrote:

> In examining the file
>   /etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-ssl.conf
> I see the text line:
>   ssl_cipher_list = PROFILE=SYSTEM
> Yet, I cannot find any documentation that explains what that causes,
> where the values are stored.  I ask because I don't see that text line in
> other installations of Dovecot 2.3 on other distros.  Can anyone point me
> to an explanation?

The value of ssl_cipher_list is passed directly to OpenSSL's 


See here for the meaning of PROFILE=SYSTEM: