OT: mail server /var/mail

Res res at ausics.net
Wed Dec 13 10:08:42 GMT 2006

On Wed, 13 Dec 2006, Sujith Emmanuel wrote:

>    What i do now when the size becomes huge is to ask the users to delete
> some of their mails. Can anyone point me in the right direction? btw, most
> of the users use pine for checking mail.

Enforce system quotas, depends on what you call big as well, perhaps just 
use larger disk(s) or SAN, 3TB /var/mail wont fill up that quick when 
combined with quotas.


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