[Dovecot] Maildir Control files and quota

Robert Schetterer rs at sys4.de
Fri Mar 1 19:03:50 EET 2013

Am 01.03.2013 17:40, schrieb Tabbed Out:
> Hello all, the dovecot wiki recommended that the index and control files
> for maildir be placed on a partition which does not have a quota.
> I have a VPS which gives me 20 gigs of space. Since space is tight, is
> there some way to calculate how much space the partition needs for the
> control and index files? Would 1 gig be sufficient in the long run?

looking to my maildir , i have 1,3G of physical on storage
while imap reports 1,43 GB

so 1 would say 20GB physical Storage is always good for 10 maildirs a 1
GB imap quota, this should leave enough reserve anyway in any case

Best Regards
MfG Robert Schetterer

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