[Dovecot] no maildirsize file being created -dovecot v1.1
tss at iki.fi
Sat Jun 21 17:29:53 EEST 2008
On Sat, 2008-06-21 at 09:20 -0500, Barry R Cisna wrote:
> Hi Timo,
> I changed the maildir directive in my dovecot.conf as you suggested. The
> maildirsize file IS created now , but, the ~/mail folder structure is
> now showing all messed up for the user that logs into Squirrelmail for
> Before the mail_location was changed;
Are those Drafts, etc. files or directories? If they're files they're in
mbox format, not maildir.. Also having ".imap" points to them being
mboxes, since maildir doesn't create such directory.
> Notice how after the maildir directive change there are .DOT in front of
> Drafts,Sent,Trash as well as no .DOT in front of subsciptions,as well as
> the added cur,new,tmp directories under the ~/mail folder??
All Dovecot versions have used a dot at the beginning of maildir directories.
> And yes this is the default EL5 install with maildir storage( not mbox).
Everything above points to you using mbox format.
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