[Dovecot] zlib config questions

Robert Schetterer rs at sys4.de
Fri Dec 6 18:23:01 EET 2013

Am 06.12.2013 17:01, schrieb Charles Marcus:
> On 2013-12-06 10:55 AM, Richard Platel <rplatel at tucows.com> wrote:
>> One gotcha if you're using maildir is, if you're planning to compress
>> old mail, make sure that the S= and W= sizes in the filenames are
>> correct,
> And how do you make sure of this? Is there a script? Or do you just pray?

this is only if you manual convert the whole store i.e with dsync to get
more free space , if you simple enable the plugin you have not be afraid
cause only new mail will may get compressed
but however zlib and maildir had bugs in some dove releases or version
updates, see list archive how people fixed it

Best Regards
MfG Robert Schetterer

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