[Dovecot] Problems with dovecot using Maildir on JFS.
tss at iki.fi
Sat Feb 12 18:58:23 EET 2005
On Sat, 2005-02-12 at 15:38 +0000, Willem Riede wrote:
> > JFS doesn't update directory's mtime when files are added, removed or
> > renamed in it. So Dovecot can't know when the maildir has changed
> > without constantly reading its contents. With Linux's dnotify this could
> > be kind of worked around, but I'm not really interested about doing
> > that.
> [wriede at serve ~]$ mount | grep jfs
> /dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol01 on /home type jfs (rw)
> Comments? Willem Riede.
So, does Dovecot+Maildir work properly with it?
I'm pretty sure I tested myself at some point that JFS didn't update it.
Maybe there are different versions of it?
If the problem isn't mtime, I can't really think of what it could be.
Guess I should build jfs support to my kernel some day.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot/attachments/20050212/114c805c/attachment.pgp
More information about the dovecot