removing folders which are not in mailboxes.db

Patrick Boutilier boutilpj at
Mon May 15 06:34:03 EDT 2017

On 05/15/2017 06:35 AM, Marcus Schopen wrote:
> Hi,
> some time ago I removed several big sized subfolders in a mailbox using
> my mail client. Yesterday I recognized that for some reasons those
> folders are still on the file system on master, but not on replica side.
> Non of those deleted folders are listed in mailboxes.db, which is
> correct.
> What's the best way to remove those old folders permanently from the
> filesystem on the master? Can I use reconstruct with -O option (Delete
> odd files)?

That will probably work. You can see what will happen by using -n also . 
Another option is just to remove the subfolders from the filesystem 
using rm .

> Ciao
> Marcus
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