squatter stops when it encounters a locked mailbox?

Bron Gondwana brong at fastmail.fm
Tue Jun 21 02:23:12 EDT 2011

On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 02:16:07AM +0200, Per olof Ljungmark wrote:
> All,
> While migrating a few accounts from Exchange to Cyrus ( has nothing to 
> do with the below really) and staring at log files I noted the following
> squatter[70553]: error locking index user/xyz: Mailbox is locked by POP 
> server
> and squatter bails out without indexing the remaining mailboxes. Is this 
> expected behaviour in 2.3.16?

Sorry, POP locking in cyrus before 2.4.x is a bit of a mess.  Yeah, it's
"expected" for some value - the bailing out kind of sucks too, but I really
don't want to try and fix 2.3.x any more.

Bron ( particularly things like this that I changed the locking architecture
       specifically to avoid! )

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