[Dovecot] Server Migration Attempt - new messages DELETED after secondary rsyncs

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Fri Dec 27 16:33:57 EET 2013

On 2013-12-27 9:28 AM, Rick Romero <rick at havokmon.com> wrote:
>> Start dovecot, select INBOX in Thunderbird for this account, it only 
>> displays these (I got this ls output from AFTER the messages in the 
>> cur directory are deleted per below - before doing any of the 3 
>> aqctions below, ALL of the messages show in the ls output):
>> ls -al /.../user/cur
> No ,ST files, just ,S (Seen). 

Damn! How did I miss that. The 'T' is fo 'trashed', so of course, when 
the Inbox is expunged, they will be deleted...

Thanks Rick, for the gentle clue stick...

On 2013-12-27 9:12 AM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> wrote:
 > why the hell do you do a *second* rsync?

Reindl, how the hell did you fall out of my PLONK filter??



Best regards,


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