POLL: what should reconstruct -f do?

Antonio straicher at tiscali.it
Fri Apr 22 23:52:15 EDT 2011

* 23/04/2011, Bron Gondwana wrote :
> The question came up from the following bug report:
> http://bugzilla.cyrusimap.org/bugzilla3/show_bug.cgi?id=3449
> Where there were spool files on disk, but no meta data left.
> Reconstruct gave no information about the files on disk at
> all.
> I see 4 options, can I'd like some opinions on what people
> think reconstruct should do.  Speak now(ish) or hold your
> peace!
> 3) add the mailbox if there's a directory, don't require
>    cyrus.header.

number 3 ... IMHO is improbable to found a totally bogus dir under Maildir tree !

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