- On 2012-03-02 12:32 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl@...> wrote:
> Am 02.03.2012 18:19, schrieb Charles Marcus:I was merely pointing out that your statement was not factually correct
>> On 2012-03-02 10:32 AM, Reindl Harald<h.reindl@...> wrote:
>>> and you can make a 100% constistent backup pf this
>>> many small files while the service is running?
>>> you can not!
>> While all of this is totally OT for postfix, I just had to ask
>> you have heard of LVM/snapshots, right?
> you realized that FS-snapshots/LVM in a virtual machine
> on a SAN-storage are a another layer you do not want and
> simply not needed because right done backup-solutions are
> working without touching the production-server?
- it certainly *is* possible to get a 100% consistent backup of large
maildir mailstores on a running/active system.