choosing a file system

Bron Gondwana brong at
Thu Jan 1 00:56:04 EST 2009

On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 07:47:31AM -0500, Nik Conwell wrote:
> On Dec 30, 2008, at 4:43 PM, Shawn Nock wrote:
> [...]
> > a scripted rename of mailboxes to balance partition utilization when  
> > we
> > add another partition.
> Just curious - how do stop people from accessing their mailboxes  
> during the time they are being renamed and moved to another partition?

All access goes via an nginx proxy - we use the proc directory contents
to detect currently active connections and termintate them after
blocking all new logins in the authentication daemon.

Once they're fully moved, logins are enabled again.


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