[Dovecot] problem with quota
CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Jul 4 19:10:05 EEST 2007
juan carlos, on 7/3/2007 11:12 PM, said the following:
> I have dovecot 1.0.rc15-2, postfix 2.3.8 and virtual users and domains
> installed in debian sarge, the users quota are not working.
The first thing to do would be to get dovecot upgraded to 1.0.1, but,
something you should be aware of - the VDA patch is considered 'not
good' by the postfix developers. From one of the threads on the postfix
users list back in February:
"The doco etc for the [VDA] patch makes it sounds like it does
everything you need. However when you actually inspect the code it is a
total debacle zone. There are numerous logic errors - the patch fails to
follow the Maildir++ specs, and will cause a ridiculous amount of
needless load on your server. Maildrop does everything correctly,
doesn't require the Postfix source code to be patched (which is good for
Postfix's security/reliability), and gives additional features like
This was in response to the following question:
> I have applied the pacth VDA and didn't work, if a I sent a mail to
> another user which exceeds his quota this user can receive the mail
> without problem, this said to me that the quota doesn't work. I use
> maildir in mi configuration.
> Please help me with this problem.
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