[Dovecot] FTS cron script to force index updates

Frank Cusack frank+lists/dovecot at linetwo.net
Thu Feb 25 10:21:06 EET 2010

On 2/25/10 1:00 AM -0600 Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> From:  http://wiki.dovecot.org/Plugins/FTS
> "You could also build a cronjob to index users' mailboxes once in a while
> (by selecting each mailbox and issuing a SEARCH TEXT xyzzyx command)."
> Has anyone written a script to perform the above?  If not, how would I do
> this?  Would I write a shell script to telnet to the IMAP port and then
> issue the commands?  Can this be done with a bash script?  Or would I need
> something more serious like a perl script?

See the recent thread, "fts squat -> webmail ..."


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