DECISION: what reconstruct -f should do

Joost Roeleveld joost at
Wed Apr 27 04:27:11 EDT 2011

On Wednesday 27 April 2011 09:49:05 Bron Gondwana wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Apr 2011 08:19:10 +0200
> Joost Roeleveld <joost at> wrote:
> > Would a second flag, for instance "--full-dir-tree" (or similar), to
> > change the behaviour to create the directory regardless work?
> It would, but we don't do long flag names, and besides I hate flag
> proliferation. It's hard enough remembering what all the flags to
> reconstruct do as it is!  This is a super rare edge case as it is...

Ok, I wasn't sure what the chances are of that situation and as long as this 
case can be handled by creating the folder with cyradm afterwards when the 
"real" client refuses to do this the extra flag won't be necessary.

Please feel free to ignore the suggestion. :)


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