unified murder gets mailboxes list truncated

Gary Mills mills at cc.umanitoba.ca
Sat Jun 30 08:39:42 EDT 2007

On Sat, Jun 30, 2007 at 03:16:30PM +0300, Janne Peltonen wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 01:57:57AM +0300, Janne Peltonen wrote:
> > I'm running a unified murder and have been experiencing a strange
> > problem. I shut down a cluster member cleanly, then start the member
> > again, run ctl_cyrusdb -r and ctl_mboxlist -m, all goes well (even if
> > the ctl_mboxlist -m takes a long time), the services start - the mupdate
> > slaves starts to synchronize with the mupdate master, and, at the
> > beginning, throws away all records of remote mailboxes! Only after it
> > has synchronized with the master does it know how to proxy to other
> > murder members. Now what might be wrong here?

> Now I wonder. ctl_mboxlist -m truncating the local ("backend") mailboxes
> list to contain only local mailboxes makes perfect sense - in a
> /traditional/ murder. But mine is a unified murder.

This is bug 2915: On a unified server, `ctl_mboxlist -m' deletes remote mailboxes.  It's fixed in the CVS version of Cyrus imapd.  Look at:


-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-

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