SQUAT config

brian cyruslist at subtropolix.org
Wed Aug 15 19:53:31 EDT 2007

Robert Banz wrote:
> 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...

Thanks, this is becoming clearer. But how do i configure squatter? Am i 
looking in the wrong place?


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