[CentOS] Disk quotas for Sendmail

Thu Aug 21 11:10:27 UTC 2008
Jussi Hirvi <greenspot at greenspot.fi>

> On 8/21/08, Jussi Hirvi <greenspot at greenspot.fi> wrote:
> CentOS 5.x, Sendmail 8.13.8. <http://8.13.8.>
> I would like to start using disk quotas on my Sendmail server, and optimally
> they should be configurable by user or group. How can this be done? (I tried
> to google, but no success.)

Rudi Ahlers (rudiahlers at gmail.com) kirjoitteli (21.8.2008 13:55):
> If each user's mail is stored in his homefolder, then you just need to enable
> user quotas :) man quota & man mtab for the options


The mail is not stored in home folders but in /var/spool/mail. I would
rather keep it that way - and I'm not sure if storing mail in home folders
would work for procmail (Sendmail's local mailer), dovecot (pop server) etc.

- Jussi

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