[Dovecot] any limitations running on a Mac?

Bradley Giesbrecht bradley.giesbrecht at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 08:10:09 EET 2010

On Feb 25, 2010, at 9:42 PM, Timo Sirainen wrote:

> On 26.2.2010, at 3.50, Terry Barnum wrote:
>> I looked at the wiki on dbox but shied away from it because the  
>> compatibility matrix said postfix didn't like it. Did I read that  
>> wrong?
> You need to be delivering mails with Dovecot LDA when using dbox.  
> And that might help improve performance even when you're using  
> maildir.
>>> Did you use macports to build dovecot?
>> Yes. 1.2.10.
> You could try if maildir_very_dirty_syncs=yes helps.
> With v2.0+ mdbox will probably work very nicely. dbox (with v1.x or  
> v2.0) still uses one file/message and I guess if you had trouble  
> with 5k+ messages in a mailbox with Maildir, you'll probably hit the  
> same slowness with dbox.

Will there be a way to convert from dbox t mdbox in version v2.0+?

// Brad

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