[Dovecot] Online backup with dovecot
asheesh at asheesh.org
Tue Jun 24 20:11:58 EEST 2008
On Tue, 24 Jun 2008, Johan 'yosh' Marklund wrote:
> Do you guys/girls (whichever you prefer) know if it's possible (i.e. in
> some semitransparent/easy way) to incorporate an online backup system?
> If the mail is older than a set amount of days it gets compressed.
> I want my mail storage size to shrink but on the other hand I want to
> keep the mails I get and have them easily readable :)
> I'm thinking of symlinks and some kind of gzip fuse filesystem... Please
> save me ,)
You could always compress *everything* - I have vague recollections of
the ability to gzip the files in a live Maildir, as discussed at e.g.
Use only in a well-ventilated area.
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