SQUATTER script and non English folders

Ken Murchison murch at andrew.cmu.edu
Thu Oct 27 10:29:28 EDT 2005

lkolchin at univ.haifa.ac.il wrote:
> OK, Thanks
> Could you tell me please how to run SQUATTER as an EVENT from cyrus.conf?
> How the configuration should look like?

Add something like the following to the EVENTS section of cyrus.conf:

squat	cmd="squatter -r user" at=0300

This will run the given command at 3am every day.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ken Murchison [mailto:murch at andrew.cmu.edu] 
> Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 4:07 PM
> To: לאון קולצ'ינסקי
> Cc: info-cyrus at lists.andrew.cmu.edu
> Subject: Re: SQUATTER script and non English folders
> lkolchin at univ.haifa.ac.il wrote:
>> Hello All,
>> I have 2 questions:
>> 1) I'm running the following script as a cronjob every night:
>> #!/bin/bash
>> su - cyrus -c "/usr/lib/cyrus/bin/squatter -r user/*"
> Why not run this from cyrus.conf as an EVENT?  There is no good reason that I can think of to not keep all Cyrus related stuff in cyrus.conf.
>> But, it creates cyrus.squat file only in subfolders of the users INBOX, 
>> i.e. /var/spool/imap/user/username/ doesn't include cyrus.squat but 
>> /var/spool/imap/user/username/Drafts/ does include cyrus.squat after 
>> running the above script.
>> What's wrong with my syntax?
> I believe David's assessment is correct.

Kenneth Murchison
Systems Programmer
Carnegie Mellon University

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