Where oh where are the email stores?

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Where oh where are the email stores?

Postby IT Dept » Thu Aug 06, 2015 5:25 pm

When manually going to check my emails stores to compare backup with working copy, neither the working copy of Zimbra 8 nor the backups have files in opt/zimbra/store. Unless i can't see them for some reason but LS only brings up INCOMING and that's empty. Are emails stored somewhere else now, I have read the docs and all searching online says they are still stored in there. I didn't change the store directory and i setup the server. Any thoughts?



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Where oh where are the email stores?

Postby manfred.gipp » Mon Aug 17, 2015 7:15 am

Within my installation the store directory has another subdirectory named "0"


Full path: /opt/zimbra/store/0


In this directory the files from each user is stored in subdirectories named with a number.


If you want to get your Number (mailbox id) use following command as user zimbra


zmprov getMailboxInfo user@domain.tld


The answer of this command is the MailboxID and the uses quota


Maybe this link will help you to find your email store: https://wiki.zimbra.com/wiki/Account_mailbox_database_structure


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