[Dovecot] Indexes to MLC-SSD
janfrode at tanso.net
Tue Nov 22 12:45:47 EET 2011
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 11:17:12AM +0100, Patrick Westenberg wrote:
> No. I want to know if dovecot writes to the indexes if it receives a
> mail via lmtp.
> Someone proposed to store the index files on a locally installed SSD
> on a frontend (imap) machine and stick the users to that machine but
> if the lmtp-service writes to the indexes (and I think he does),
> that machine needs access to the indexes too which will bring us
> back to shared storage.
Ah, then Timo's reply was right. He suggested you do the lmtp-deliveries
to the same server that you would send you imap-user to. You can do this
trough dovecot director and lmtp-proxying.
So instead of:
you should use:
where 18.104.22.168 would be the Dovecot LMTP proxy that proxies to the same
machine as you would use for imap for this particular recipient.
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