understanding squat indexes

Ken Murchison ken at oceana.com
Tue Jun 29 09:58:42 EDT 2004

Jukka Salmi wrote:

> Hello,
> if I set the "squat" attribute (either the mailbox or the server metadata)
> using cyradm(1), do I still have to run squatter(8) to actually create the
> index files, or is this done automagically?

You need to run 'squatter -a' periodically.  The -a option tells it to 
create indexes for those mailboxes which have the "squat" attribute set 
rather than having to list them on the command line.

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