Resetting timestamps on mailfolders

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Thu Jun 24 14:39:16 EDT 2004

On Thu, 24 Jun 2004, Anthony Chavez wrote:

> That reminds me.  We also lost the flags somehow.  I'm not sure how this
> happened---my colleague was in charge of the cp process.  Is there any
> way to recover that information from the individual files as well?

The seen state requires that the cyrus.header stays intact (for the unique 
identifier for the mailbox).  The rest of the flags require that 
cyrus.index stays intact.

Reconstructing will replace both of these files, though it should 
endeavour to use them if they are in good shape.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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