[Imap-uw] Mix filesize
danno at internet2.edu
Thu Sep 13 20:43:08 PDT 2007
On Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 06:32:24PM -0700, nlin wrote:
> We defined our MIXDATAROLL to be 20MB and it converts correctly using
> mixcvt. We're running 2006h.
> As for what size, it's purely guessing on my end. I think it really
> depends on how your users manage their INBOXes, the size of their mailboxes
> in general, and how you do backup. I started out w/ 10MB. But looking at
> some of our biggest users (1GB inboxes), it seemed that most of the .mix
> files get touched each day, or at least several files. Given the large
> number of files with a 10MB dataroll, I up'ed it to 20MB instead. Haven't
> had time to look at it again to see if I need to up it a 3rd time....
i'm confused - if most of your 10M files are getting touched every
day, why didn't you DECREASE the size? Presuming your goal is to
not back up all the files every night.
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