Changing message filename convention

David Carter dpc22 at
Sun Nov 15 03:51:02 EST 2009

On Sat, 14 Nov 2009, Jeff wrote:

> Without getting into the details of why I want to do this, is there a 
> quick way to hack the source to change the file naming convention for 
> message files. I have reason to not want the trailing dot.

The trailing dot is there to generate unique names, so you don't have any 
conflict with the mailbox namespace. For example a mailbox named "42" or 
"cyrus.index". I really wouldn't recommend this.

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