[Dovecot] Poll: Quota near full behavior? [Was: Feature request? Make deliver quota inclusive!]
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-brs.de
Fri Feb 19 10:16:28 EET 2010
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On Thu, 18 Feb 2010, Charles Marcus wrote:
> On 2010-02-18 11:09 AM, Steffen Kaiser wrote:
>> Actually, I once had a system where the request was "we do not send over
>> quota notices, all mails have to arrive". Hence, deliver should have no
>> quota - well, a very high quota actually -, but a quite strick IMAP quota.
> So simply leaving everything in the INBOX defeats the quota?
Incoming mails were spooled to /var/mail/user.
Upon login via IMAP or POP and when /var/mail/user changes those mails
were slurped into ~user/<<don't remember>> by the imap/pop server process.
So the users saw at most as many mails that would fit into the filesystem
This setup ditched for large mails sometimes, because the slurp worked
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