courier-imap/maildrop now doing proper fsync'ing

From: Dax Kelson (
Date: Tue Nov 12 2002 - 19:44:01 EST

The newest versions of courier-imap, a maildir POP3/POP3S/IMAP/IMAPS
server, and maildrop, a MDA, now have a compile time configure option:


Should it now be safe to run ext3 filesystems (that contain the
maildirs) with data=writeback?

BTW, procmail isn't doing proper fsyncing when writing to a maildir.


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