delayed expunge and expire annotation

Alan Robertson alan at
Wed Oct 27 11:29:02 EDT 2010

On 26/10/10 10:54, Vladimir Vassiliev wrote:
> Hi all,
> it seems these two things don't work very well together.
> I have cyrus 2.3.16 (Simon's rpm) with delayed expunge turned on and also expire annotation set on 
> mailbox (value 30).
> But I can see messages on disk even from Jun 23!
> Also unexpunge -l shows these messages as candidates to restore.
> Cyr_expire regularly running as
> cyr_expire -E 3 -X 30
> It looks like cyr_expire never deletes messages from disk which was expired by cyr_expire.

Running a second cyr_expire with the '-a' flag set is a workaround.
There was a bug raised at some point in the past.


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