On Fri, Aug 02, 2002 at 10:53:32AM +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote: > > Please realize that it's not enough to stat them. Your MUA needs to open > all of them to read the mail headers: True, not the best proof, but opening that mail folder on ext3 takes only a second or two with mutt, and opening it on reiserfs with mutt takes 30 seconds or more. ext3/maildir is a fast and reliable mail folder combo - the main reason not to go with it is simply if your IMAP/POP daemon, delivery agent or MUA doesn't support it, in my humble opinion. -- I trust Microsoft. I trust them to be spectacularly unable to get anything right, including and especially hard things like large-scale industrial espionage. Sure, they'll make clownish, clumsy stabs at it and fail in predictable, amusing and embarassing ways, and then do it all over again. And their victi^H^H users will not only forgive them but spend a lot of energy making up excuses for them.
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