moving /var/vmail/vmail1 Maildir tree to another partition?
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Sun Aug 30 19:24:07 EEST 2020
not testet but for a fast solution I think this should work:
- stop dovecot/postfix
- mv "/var/vmail" to the "/newspace/".
- create a symlink which points from "/var/vmail" to "/newspace/vmail".
- start dovecot/postfix
Am 28.08.2020 um 16:35 schrieb Voytek Eymont:
> I have a small Postfix/Dovecot/MariaDB on Centos 7 with a dozen virtual
> domains, I'm running out of space in /var but got space
> can I simply move the entire /var/vmail/vmail1 tree elsewhere ?
> like say /vmail/vmail1
> is it as simple as shutting Dovecot/Postfix, move tree, edit conf and re
> start ?
> or am I missing something ..? or is the a better way of doing this ?
> # grep 'var/vmail' *.conf
> dovecot.conf: sieve_global_dir = /var/vmail/sieve
> dovecot.conf: sieve_global_path = /var/vmail/sieve/dovecot.sieve
> dovecot.conf:# location =
> # cd ../postfix
> # grep 'var/vmail' *.cf
> main.cf:virtual_mailbox_base = /var/vmail
> # dovecot --version
> 184.108.40.206 (502c39af9)
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