quota corruption

Simon Matter simon.matter at invoca.ch
Thu Dec 27 09:32:22 EST 2007

> Hi,
> I am using Suse linux enterprise server 9 with cyrus and for a few days
> having some problems. For example when a user tries to purge deleted
> mails, outlook says 'The folder Inbox cannot be selected. This may be
> because of a limitation of your IMAP server or the folder may have been
> deleted or moved.' and we have different similar connection problems and
> syronization problems. When I disable quota for the users, the problem
> ends. I read about corrupted quota files and that I can fix this by using
> 'quota -f' command but on SLES9 quota command doesnt have -f parameter.
> Any ideas to solve this problem?

You have to be careful which quota command you use. There is a quota
command to manage filesystem quota and there is a cyrus-imapd quota
command to manage cyrus quota. I don't know how SLES9 packages cyrus but
you may find out which quota command to use.


> Thanks.
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