[horde] VFS questions (was: old horde_vfs entries - delete?)

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at fantomas.sk
Wed Jun 15 13:44:02 UTC 2011

> Zitat von Matus UHLAR - fantomas <uhlar at fantomas.sk>:
>> Can I prevent some kinds of data (e.g. linked attachments) to be stored
>> there (at least for longer than it's needed?)

On 15.06.11 12:56, Jan Schneider wrote:
> Don't use linked attachments. Or configure different VFS backends for  
> the different VFS usages in Horde applications.

of course. Luckily it seems that linked attachments were eating most of the
space so fixking that should help enough.

>> I found out that some of the data are MEGABYTES long and were really changed
>> some years ago.
> Yes. So?

they were eating much of space.

>> Is there any way to configure what data are allowed to be stored in VFS and
>> for what time?
> There are a lot of different usages for VFS, and each place takes care  
> of garbage collection or deleting files regularly fro VFS if it makes  
> sense.

That explains it. My predecessor configured sql-based VFS and did not turn on
garbage collection. I have turned it on and disabled linked attachments, I
hope that will clean the DB "a bit".

Thank you for explanation, I hope I understand horde a bit better now.

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