[Dovecot] dovecot evaluation on a 30 gb mailbox
rostetter at mail.utexas.edu
Fri Jun 25 21:20:58 EEST 2010
Quoting Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi>:
> But with auth cache enabled, there is no extra database load. The
> index files are also most likely in OS's cache (assuming local
> disk), so no extra disk I/O to read them either. I'm sure it's a bit
> more extra CPU usage, but I'm not all that certain that it's really
> that a big of a difference with Dovecot.
Just the amount of logs generated could be significant for disk load...
Not to mention network overhead and all the rest...
Again, your millage may vary...
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