[Dovecot] Max IMAP fodlers
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Mon Dec 7 23:46:59 EET 2009
Timo Sirainen wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-12-07 at 11:24 -0800, Jeffrey Nikoletich wrote:
>> Is there a way to limit the amount of maildir folders a user can have?
>> Also is there is hard limit on the amount of folders dovecot can
>> handle? I have a user who has over 3000 folder (including subfolders)
>> that is having issues with delays in loading, moving, and deleting
> I guess you're using Maildir++, so all of the folders are in the one
> Maildir root directory? That's probably the main reason why it's slow.
> With v1.1+ you could switch to fs layout, so that the subfolders would
> no longer be in the root directory.
Then, from a performance perspective, should fs layout be the
recommended configuration for Maildir++ ?
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