[Dovecot] quota-status not working in distributed environment

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Jun 16 22:46:51 EEST 2013

On 14.6.2013, at 9.15, Benoit Panizzon <benoit.panizzon at imp.ch> wrote:

> Is there a way to get quota-status to also use the proxy feature to request 
> the quota information from the correct machine?

Looks like this is a missing feature. I first thought quota-status would go through doveadm protocol, which would make this work via doveadm proxying, but looks like it doesn't. Perhaps it optionally should.

> Btw, the quota-status just return DUNNO or 'Quota Full'. Is there a similar 
> easy way to check the ammount of quota used? I could then update that 
> information in the database and use it to, for example find abandoned 
> mailboxes.

doveadm quota get command can be used to ask for the user's current quota. You can ask the same via TCP protocol as well: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/Design/DoveadmProtocol

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