banz at umbc.edu
Tue Aug 14 23:57:00 EDT 2007
On Aug 14, 2007, at 9:32 PM, brian wrote:
> brian wrote:
>> I'd like to index my mailboxes using squatter and have a couple of
> ~groan~ I had one more question. The squatter man page says:
> -s Skip mailboxes whose index file is older than their current
> file (within a small time delta).
> The squat file isn't the index file? Confused.
Its a different index file. A more comprehensive one. The basic
cyrus index file contains some header information -- enough for most
mail clients to do what they need to do. The squat index file
contains a lot more. My experience has found the squat files end up
being about 1/10th the size of your total amount of mailbox data...
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