LVM snapshots vs. --link-dest

Charles Marcus CMarcus at
Mon Oct 5 05:33:25 MDT 2009

On 10/5/2009, Ed W (lists at wrote:
> If you resist using a fileformat which has some kind of implicit
> "chunking" capability (eg maildir isn't perfect, but kind of goes in
> the opposite direction and chunks your mail into lots of smaller
> files - perhaps too many in the opinion of some...)

Just an fyi... dovecot's new (multi-)dbox format will provide a very
interesting solution to this problem... I can't wait for it...


Best regards,


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