unexpunge segfaults with -l on some mailboxes

Patrick Boutilier boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca
Wed Mar 25 10:55:09 EDT 2009

David R Bosso wrote:
> --On March 13, 2009 10:18:53 AM -0300 Patrick Boutilier 
> <boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca> wrote:
> <snip>
>>> This will be real easy to test though. I will just run ipurge on a
>>> subfolder of my mailbox and see if it corrupts it. :-)
> FWIW we see the same corruption here with ipurge.  We use ipurge to clean 
> out old messages from a spam box for each user.  We've worked around it 
> currently by reconstructing the box after the ipurge which adds a lot of 
> work to our nightly maintenance.

Plus you lose all the messages that are in "delayed expunge" state after 
running a reconstruct. :-(

> I'd love to see a fix for this.
> -David
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