Best practices for mailbox network file storage?

Marcus Rückert darix at
Wed Jun 17 09:56:12 UTC 2015

On Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:24:12 +0000
"Andy Csillag" <andy at> wrote:

> Is there a current best practice for a shared filesystem backend for
> mailboxes (in my case, all virtual accounts)?  NFS 3/4, GFS2,
> GlusterFS, other?  In the case of the latter ones, is the use of
> Director necessary?  Any specific anti-recommendations?  Also, if it
> matters, I *think* I want to use BackBlaze racks for storage.  Also,
> I've seen recommendations for the filesystem underneath like XFS or
> ext4 or whatever.  Is there a best practice?
> Thanks,
> Drew

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