Per Steinar Iversen
PerSteinar.Iversen at adm.hio.no
Thu Aug 14 09:18:51 EDT 2003
On Thu, 14 Aug 2003, Rob Siemborski wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Aug 2003, Per Steinar Iversen wrote:
> > I noticed something silly though:
> > After running this:
> > $ fud-client localhost randomstring user.stens
> > Then I get a brand new seen-file for "randomstring" :
> > # ls -la /var/lib/imap/user/r/randomstring.seen
> > -rw------- 1 cyrus mail 144 Aug 13 14:19 /var/lib/imap/user/r/randomstring.seen
> Well not great, but most people don't go around investigating seen state
> for bogus users.
These files consume diskspace. Call fud a sufficent number of times, each
time with a different name and eventually these files will consume all
available space. Also some filesystems, like ext2/3, have performance
problems with directories containing huge numbers of files.
> > Can these seen-files that does not belong to any real mailbox just be
> > removed by hand?
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