Cyrus 2.3.10 RC3

David Carter dpc22 at
Mon Oct 22 06:44:40 EDT 2007

On Mon, 22 Oct 2007, Bron Gondwana wrote:

> Annoyingly, it means that I'll have to add 8 bytes to each index record 
> because of alignment issues (ho hum - or maybe store the crc32 of the 
> cache record here too, stranger things have been suggested.

I like this idea.

cache_version already lives in the index file when it logically belongs in 
the cache file (I imagine for simple upgrades of existing mailstores).

> Indeed, this means not having to add anything to the cache format at 
> all.  I'm liking it already!)

It might not hurt to have a extra copy of the CRC in the cache file, but 
let's not make things unduely complicated for ourselves.

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