#29 Mutt sent file

v2.5
closed-accepted
nobody
None
9
2011-08-14
2010-08-27
Anonymous
No

Hi,

AutoMySQLBackup should be telling Mutt not to save any outbound messages. I found a 1.5GB "sent" file in "/root" which contains all of Mutts messages.

Discussion


  • Anonymous
    2010-08-27

    • priority: 5 --> 9
     

  • Anonymous
    2010-08-27

    A bit more on this:

    You should apply the -e "set nocopy" flag to fix this issue.

    "This variable controls whether or not copies of your outgoing messages will be saved for later references."

    In the context of being a backup script, the behaviour of saving sent messages is not needed.

     
  • PittaGurneyi
    PittaGurneyi
    2011-08-14

    • status: open --> closed-accepted
     
  • PittaGurneyi
    PittaGurneyi
    2011-08-14

    Added in version 3.0_beta.