Corrupt inbox, related to size?

Michael Loftis mloftis at
Wed May 26 21:47:29 EDT 2004

--On Wednesday, May 26, 2004 18:13 -0700 Kevin Baker <kbaker at> 

> How about this. I found out that the previous
> administrator was restarting Cyrus and Flushing Postfix
> every couple hours as Cyrus seemed to be having problems
> with hanging. A sneaky hidden cron...

God that'd cause corruption heh.  No need to restart it like that.

And oyu said there were no crons! ;)  Need to check your logs :)

> So I will look into this... but
> If the user happened to be accessing Cyrus when the server
> was "bounced" could this corrupt the mailbox.
> That is great to know about not restarting Cyrus.. I was
> just following a man of mine. I guess I'm curious how it
> would handle receiving a message while reconstructing.

E_TEMPFAIL/RC=75/4xx depending on what layer you're talking about.

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