to hash or not to hash?
ken at oceana.com
Tue May 25 21:09:14 EDT 2004
Rob Siemborski wrote:
> On Tue, 25 May 2004, Andrew J Caird wrote:
>>Is there any reason not to use:
>> hashimapspool: true
>>Are there guidelines on when it is an advantage or a disadvantage to use
> I can't think of a time when you *shouldn't* use it, really. It may not
> offer much of a benefit on some filesystems, but it probably isn't really
> ever a loss.
There is a downside in that you can't easily/intuitively determine where
in the filesystem a particular mailbox resides. Of course, you can
always use the mbpath tool which will point you in the right direction.
Kenneth Murchison Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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