Increasing number of backup emails

David W. Tamkin dattier at
Fri Sep 15 16:37:04 CEST 2006


> David says to change the number to 1000 and Patrick says to change it to
> 3000.  Which will give me 1000 backups?  I wasn't sure if the 3 had to do
> with number of letters/numbers in the filename...

1000 will give you 1000.  It's the number of filenames; the backup 
stores each message in a separate file.  So keeping 1000 files would 
keep 1000 messages.

I used 1000 because that's what you asked for.  Patrick used 3000; I 
don't know why, but maybe he thinks 1000 would still be too few.

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