how to rebuiild mailboxes.db ?
leg+ at andrew.cmu.edu
Thu Dec 12 18:17:51 EST 2002
Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2002 17:02:28 -0700 (MST)
From: RJ45 <rj45 at slacknet.com>
I got my mailboxes.db mangled because of a file system problem.
I cannot even delete or modify quota of some accounts anymore, it tells me
mailbox format is invalid.
How can I rebuild the whole mailboxes.db file?
is it possible to fix mailboxes.db ?
There are several different methods. Among them:
You can dump mailboxes.db (ctl_mboxlist -d) and then undump it after
removing all the database files.
You can delete mailboxes.db and ask "reconstruct -r -f" to recreate
it. (You'll have to give reconstruct -r -f some starting places,
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