[Dovecot] dovecot and AFS

Frank Cusack frank+lists/dovecot at linetwo.net
Thu Feb 4 04:13:12 EET 2010

On February 4, 2010 1:41:52 AM +0200 Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:
> On 2.2.2010, at 22.06, Per-Erik Persson wrote:
>> Scrolling thru the archives gives me a hint that there might be troubles
>> with AFS together with dovecot and maildir especially the LDA Is this
>> still an issue or should I prepare for spending time to solve it? If
>> someone successfully got it to work in a small or large scale
>> environment I would be happy to know about it.
> Problems are probably similar to NFS. The only sure way to avoid issues
> is to make sure that only a single server accesses user's mails at the
> same time.

Unlike NFS, AFS has strong consistency.  So that shouldn't be a problem.


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