[Dovecot] Moving to hardlinks?
tss at iki.fi
Tue Jan 5 09:35:50 EET 2010
On 4.1.2010, at 21.02, David Abrahams wrote:
> I just discovered that dovecot supports copying messages via
> hard-linking. I have a huge mailbox hierarchy of existing messages
> that I'd prefer to store that way. Is there a simple way to transform
> non-hard-linked storage to hard-linked?
Not via Dovecot. But you could create a script that finds duplicate mails, then replaces them with a hard link to one of them (and preferably in a way that mails won't get lost if user happens to delete that mail at the same time).
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