[Mimedefang] Mail Queue

-ray ray at ops.selu.edu
Wed Jul 16 14:30:00 EDT 2003

That's exactly what i do, except from cron.  Every night i stop the mail 
system for a few seconds to rotate logs, and at that time move all the 
qdir directories to a sub directory.


On Wed, 16 Jul 2003, Will McCorkle wrote:

> I was wondering if anyone has tried sending the qdir-* directories to as sub
> directory by date. (example
> /var/spool/MIMEDefang/01-01-03/qdir-2003-02-21-09.35.16-002/)
> I am getting so much Spam that the MIMEDefang directory is filling up with
> in 2 to 3 days and we want to save a 5 to 7 days with out having to send the
> files to a directory outside of MIMEDefang. This problem exists due to the
> 32000 hard links being allow per inode. There can only be 32000
> subdirectories under MIMEDefang before the file systems will not write to
> the directory anymore. Any suggestions would be nice. 
> Thank You
> Will McCorkle
> DG Systems
> 972-581-2119

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