[Dovecot] Dovecot readable compressed mail archive

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Dec 4 21:07:55 EET 2013

On 2013-12-04 1:52 PM, Dave Hall <davehall at cs.binghamton.edu> wrote:
> Is Dovecot able to create and/or read any sort of compressed mail 
> archive?  We have a large installation with a few users who need to 
> keep a large amount of email available.  With maildir this means a 
> large number of individual files, leading to additional load on our 
> backup process.  Even using a compressed mbox file as an archive would 
> help, but only if Dovecot is able to interact with this file 
> seamlessly while keeping current email in the maildir format. 

Maybe http://wiki2.dovecot.org/Plugins/Zlib helps?


Best regards,

*/Charles Marcus/*
I.T. Director
Media Brokers International, Inc.
*678.514.6224 | 678.514.6299 fax*

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