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

Simon Brady simon.brady at otago.ac.nz
Mon Jun 30 22:34:50 EDT 2003

On Tue, 1 Jul 2003, [gb2312] Daniel Qian | ǮʡÄÏ wrote:

> 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.

Simon Brady                             mailto:simon.brady at otago.ac.nz
ITS Technical Services
University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

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