online moving mailbox to a different partition
morgan at orst.edu
Mon Oct 31 16:58:01 EDT 2011
On Mon, 31 Oct 2011, Martin Kraus wrote:
> hi. I have several hundred gigs of mail messages on a partition and I'd
> like to move it to a different partition but copying takes a very long
> time and I don't want to have such a long downtime. I was wondering if
> the renamemailbox command moves a whole mailbox to a different cyrus
> partition online including the whole mailbox hierarchy?
If I remember correctly, Cyrus will lock the mailbox while it moves it. I
try to do mailbox moves during low usage times, but I don't bother
scheduling an outage for it. I've never had any users complain.
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