[Samba] Samba 4 & Thunderbird Mail Client
h.reindl at thelounge.net
Thu Aug 1 18:07:24 UTC 2019
Am 01.08.19 um 17:12 schrieb Gaiseric Vandal via samba:
> On 8/1/19 10:51 AM, Rowland penny via samba wrote:
>> On 01/08/2019 15:27, Marco Shmerykowsky PE via samba wrote:
>>> I'm running Samba 4 and I've created a share on a
>>> member server to hold the message files for the
>>> Thunderbird email client.
>>> Over time I seem to get corruption of the message
>>> files to the point where the folder file needs
>>> to be reconstructed outside of Thunderbird.
>>> In other cases, the file corruption in combination
>>> with folder compaction results in deletion of
>>> the messages in the folder.
>>> This doesn't appear to happen if the message file
>>> are stored locally. I'm starting to suspect something
>>> with how Thunderbird and Samba are interacting with
>>> respect to handling the files.
>>> Any ideas?
> Presumably samba is NOT the mail server ? Assuming your mail server
> is using IMAP4 (not POP3) then there isn't any reason NOT to use local
> drive for thunderbird data.
i assume you never seen something like user profiles on a central server
like in most bigger setups and the thunderbird profile holds way more
data then just the mails
so your whole response is nonsense
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