[Dovecot] Connection to server time out when deleting (moving to Trash)
anders.lund at uninett.no
Wed Nov 22 09:51:38 UTC 2006
Dirk Essl wrote:
> Anders Lund wrote:
>> * Dovecot 1.0 rc15
>> * Debian Sarge Linux
>> Using Maildir and IMAP over SSL.
>> When trying to delete a lot of mail (> 5000-6000 messages) in some
>> folder, using Mozilla Thunderbird (184.108.40.206) on Ubuntu, I often
>> experience "Connection to server <hostname> timed out." Any suggestions
>> on how to fix this problem?
>> "Empty Trash" seem to work fine, so I guess this is related to moving a
>> lot of mail from one folder to another (Thrash)?
> I have exactly the same problem here. Solaris 10, dovecot 1.0rc2,
> maildir, maildir space on a netapp filer mounted via NFS, Thunderbird 1.5.7
> I think in my case the filesystem is to slow. Could that be?
On my system I'm not mounting filesystem via NFS.
Fibre Channel: LSI Logic / Symbios Logic FC919X Fibre Channel Adapter
attached directly to a
Vendor: NEXSAN Model: ATAboy(9E263CD3) Rev: A035
for the filesystem my mail is delivered to.
RAID5 on the ATAboy
Generated ext3 filesystem using
Mounting ext3 using data=writeback.
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