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Re: disk space

From: Glenn Morris
Subject: Re: disk space
Date: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:11:14 -0500
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Hi Bob,

Bob Proulx wrote:

> In that case I agree that it probably makes sense to expire the oldest
> of the messages in order to free up that disk space.  And perhaps we
> should cron that task so that it is continuously expired at some
> reasonable rate.

That sounds ideal (if this does indeed turn out to be necessary).
There is, as well as the mailman archives for individual months, a
single, ever-growing mailman mbox file with all the mails ever (now at
2.7GB). It's not obvious to me how one truncates that.

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