Vanishing quota information

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Fri Jul 2 12:05:34 EDT 2004

> Simon Matter wrote:
>>>>>Simon Matter wrote:
>>>>>>q2:open("/var/spool/imap/q/user/442vk/Drafts/cyrus.header", O_RDWR) =
>>>>>>q2:open("/var/spool/imap/q/user/442vk/Sent/cyrus.header", O_RDWR) = 4
>>>>>>q2:open("/var/spool/imap/q/user/442vk/Trash/cyrus.header", O_RDWR) =
>>>>>> 4
>>>>>>q2:open("/var/lib/imap/quota/q/user.442vk", O_RDWR) = 736
>>>>>>q2:stat64("/var/lib/imap/quota/q/user.442vk", {st_mode=S_IFREG|0600,
>>>>>>st_size=15, ...}) = 0
>>>>>>q2:unlink("/var/lib/imap/quota/q/user.442vk") = 0
>>>>>>Any ideas?
>>>>>I believe we have fixed both issues in CVS.  You need to fetch the
>>>>>latest lib/cyrusdb_quotalegacy.c and imap/quota.c
>>>>Thank you very much, my most affected server seems to run fine now with
>>>>the patches.
>>>Hmm, quota are still vanishing again when running quota -f. So it seems
>>>there is still something wrong.
>> Update:
>> Just found out they are also vanishing without running quota -f. Just
>> normal operation.
> Just to clarify, do you mean normal operation of the quota command (no
> -f option), or normal operation of the server?

I mean normal operation of the server, no quota call involved.
The affected mailboxes are just randmon, it happens now and then and I
don't see anything in the logs (I don't have extensive logging enabled on
this production server). It's really difficult to find a way to reproduce
it - at least now I don't know how.

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