On Fri, Nov 27, 1998 at 10:11:56PM -0800, Joey Hess wrote: > > I've become a real fan of Maildir since I first ran into it in qmail. It's > > just such a better idea, and you don't have to quote lines beginning with > > >From when they're delivered... > > I looked at installing maildir when I installed qmail but.. each message in > a maildir eats an inode and 4k of disk space at a minimum. I have mailbox > archives that contain 200,000 messages or so. Doesn't anyone using maildir > run out of inodes? Or do you go back to mbox format to archive your mail? gzipped mbox for anything older than 2 months made at the start of the month of my sent-mail folder. I don't save stuff on the lists, but I'd do the same thing with them if I did. -- Show me the code or get out of my way.
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