[dovecot] Re: quotas again

Mike Machado mike at innercite.com
Mon Apr 21 20:15:56 EEST 2003

On Mon, 2003-04-21 at 10:03, Mark E. Mallett wrote:
> Unfortunately using filesystem quotas for mailboxes has problems.  At
> one point we had a mail delivery quota system here that was not related
> to filesystem quotas (i.e. the mail delivery agent would arrange not to
> deliver mail to a mailbox that was at its limit, and would in fact
> insert a single warning note instead)-- however filesystem quotas were
> not in effect, so it was possible to manipulate the mailbox via the
> POP or IMAP interface.  This was under sendmail, though, and I have
> not yet thought about doing something similar under qmail.

I don't suppose you could share how you built or where you found the
system that could do mail quotas with sendmail? Thanks!

Mike Machado
mike at innercite.com
InnerCite Inc.
Engineering Director / CTO

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