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Re: delivery to maildirs with procmail

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  • Wietse Venema
    ... I m sorry, but AFS is not suitable for this purpose. Working around this with rename() is unacceptable, because it will result in silent loss of email.
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 1, 2006
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      Roberto Scattini:
      > hi everybody:
      >
      > im using virtual domains and want to deliver mails to maildirs on a openafs
      > volume. i have searched for a solution about the link()/unlink() vs rename()
      > problem on this and other mailing lists. i dont want to patch postfix, but i
      > really need a solution for this. Finally i've found that procmail already
      > uses rename() for maildir delivey so i wolud like to use it. the problem is
      > that i dont get how to set up virtual to pass mails to procmail for final
      > delivery.
      >
      > for what ive readed i think that i should add an entry in master.cf for
      > procmail and add a transport_maps entry on main.cf.
      >
      > if someone could give a hint or point me to the right docs i would be very
      > gratefull.

      I'm sorry, but AFS is not suitable for this purpose. Working
      around this with rename() is unacceptable, because it will
      result in silent loss of email.

      Wietse
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