is used to perform various administrative operations on the mailbox
reads its configuration options out of the
file unless specified otherwise by -C.
option is used to determine the default location of the mailbox list database.
Read configuration options from config-file.
Dump the contents of the database to standard output in a portable
flat-text format. NOTE: In Cyrus versions 2.2.13 and earlier, the dump
format did not include the mailbox type flags, breaking remote
mailboxes (frontends, mupdate master, unified backends) when undumped.
When performing a dump, remove the mailboxes dumped from the mailbox list
(mostly useful when specified with -p)
When performing a dump, dump only thise mailboxes that live on partition
Load the contents of the database from standard input. The input MUST
be in the format output using the -d option. NOTE: Both the
old and new formats can be loaded, but the old format will break
For backend servers in the Cyrus Murder, synchronize the local mailbox list
file with the MUPDATE server.
When used with -m, assume the local mailboxes file is authoritiative,
that is, only change the mupdate server, do not delete any local mailboxes.
USE THIS OPTION WITH CARE, as it allows namespace collisions into the murder.
When used with -m, print out what would be done but do not perform the
When used with -m, asks for verification before deleting local mailboxes.
Verify the consistency of the mailbox list database and the spool
partition(s). Mailboxes present in the database and not located on a
spool partition, and those located on a spool partition (directory
containing a valid cyrus.header file) and not present in the database
will be reported. Note that this function is very I/O intensive.
Use the database specified by filename instead of the default