squatter stops when it encounters a locked mailbox?

Per olof Ljungmark peo at intersonic.se
Tue Jun 21 09:38:25 EDT 2011

On 06/21/11 08:23, Bron Gondwana wrote:
> 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! )

OK, thanks, should have read more b4 posting I suppose. We have an 
upgrade plan in the works anyway and we would not want you to spend time 
on older stuff.

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