backup without stopping the imap server?

John Madden jmadden at
Mon Jun 13 11:51:45 EDT 2005

> I'm using LVM snapshot on linux box and it work perfectly

But a filesystem-level snapshot isn't a clear copy of what's uncommitted to the DB's.

I still haven't heard how bad a situation it is if the db's in the 'db' directory
are corrupted -- what do you do then?


John Madden
UNIX Systems Engineer
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana
jmadden at

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