unexpunge segfaults with -l on some mailboxes

Raphael Jaffey rjaffey at artic.edu
Wed Mar 25 11:28:45 EDT 2009

Quoting Patrick Boutilier <boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca>:

> 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. :-(

Have you tried using '-k' when running reconstruct?

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

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