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Re: Maildirs in Debian

On Fri, 02 Aug 2002, Phillip Baker wrote:

> Some would say, the solution would be to delete messages instead of hoarding
> all your mailing list email which is more than likely archived automatically
> by the list manager anyway (one would hope - I haven't actually checked, but
> I'm sure theres got to be an archive of the debian lists somewhere).
> There's no way I'd consider keeping more than about 30 messages on hand at
> any one time for any mailing list - I simply dont see the point in clogging
> my machine up ;)

I will store them away - when I find the time. Until then I expect my
mail system to just handle it.

At any rate, the point was that Maildir is not a silver bullet. mbox
actually worked better.


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