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Latest revision as of 14:12, 20 February 2015

You can significantly reduce the size of the nightly database backup file by adding the following lines to /etc/mail/canit/canit.conf:

  [cron]
  compress_dump=yes

which will gzip-compress the nightly dump, saving (usually) about 50% of the disk space it would otherwise use.