quota warning problem - Is it a bug of cyrus imap?

Ken Murchison ken at oceana.com
Tue Jul 1 10:01:47 EDT 2003

Simon Brady wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Jul 2003, [gb2312] Daniel Qian :
>>I have installed cyrus imap 2.13 recently and it works very well ecept
>>when the mailbox data reaches big volume. On a 10G quota for a mailbox
>>the server starts warning the outlook user and closes the connection
>>when the used space is just al little over 15% of the quota.  But for
>>small quota the server works fine- it starts the warning at 90% of the
>>quota limit. Is there anyone on this list aware of this problem? 
> I haven't looked at the code, but this sounds like what you'd see if quota 
> math was being done in 32 bits: 10G mod 4G = 2G, and 90% of 2G is 18% of 
> the original 10G figure.

Yup.  See bug #1212.

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