CTL_CYRUSDB

Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: Project Cyrus
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NAME

ctl_cyrusdb - perform operations common to all Cyrus databases  

SYNOPSIS

ctl_cyrusdb [ -C config-file ] -r [ -x ]
ctl_cyrusdb [ -C config-file ] -c  

DESCRIPTION

Ctl_cyrusdb is used to perform various administrative operations on the Cyrus databases.

Ctl_cyrusdb reads its configuration options out of the imapd.conf(5) file unless specified otherwise by -C. The configdirectory option is used to determine the default location of the Cyrus databases.  

OPTIONS

-C config-file
Read configuration options from config-file.
-r
Recover the databases after an application or system failure. Also performs database cleanup like removing mailbox reservations (and any associated mailbox files).
-x
Used with -r to recover the database only. (Prevents database cleanup).
-c
Checkpoint and archive the databases. Changes to the database which are part of committed transactions are written to disk. Also, a hot backup of the databases is made and inactive log files are removed.
 

FILES

/etc/imapd.conf
 

SEE ALSO

imapd.conf(5), cyrus-master(8)


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
FILES
SEE ALSO

linux.jgfs.net manual pages