Another 2.4 upgrade horror story

Eric Luyten Eric.Luyten at
Sun Sep 30 15:46:50 EDT 2012

On Sun, September 30, 2012 6:47 pm, Bryan Hill wrote:

> Sorry for hi-jacking this thread, but I'm curious as to the preferred method
> of forcing a reindex on a mailbox?  I know it triggers when a user logs in
> and accesses the mailbox.  I would like to divide up users and perform the
> reindex in chunks.


We found out that a Cyrus quota fix ("quota -f ...") only regenerates
metadata for "old format" mailboxes, whereas "reconstruct -r" does 'em
all, also the already-converted.

Eric Luyten, Computing Centre VUB/ULB.

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