[Dovecot] Integrating Dovecot with Amazon Web Services

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Fri Jun 29 00:06:37 EEST 2012

On 2012-06-28 4:22 PM, Alex Crow <acrow at integrafin.co.uk> wrote:
> On 28/06/12 20:28, Charles Marcus wrote:
>> On 2012-06-28 2:04 PM, Gary Mort <garyamort at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> That's probably due to the different structures they use.   sdbox
>>> can safely use either because each email message has a unique
>>> filename, and if it exists in both places it doesn't matter.

>> Eh?? Sdbox is like mbox - one file per mailbox/folder... it is NOT
>> like maildir (one email = one file).

> Not according to the wiki:
> http://wiki2.dovecot.org/MailboxFormat/dbox
>     dbox can be used in two ways:
>          single-dbox (sdbox in mail location): One message per file,
>     similar to Maildir. For backwards compatibility, dbox is an alias to
>     sdbox in mail_location.

Now how  the heck did I remember that so wrong??

Oh well, thanks for the correction...

Sorry, OP...


Best regards,


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