Re: [RFC] [PATCH] Relative lazy atime

From: Matthew Wilcox
Date: Thu Aug 03 2006 - 10:45:56 EST

On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 11:36:22PM -0700, Valerie Henson wrote:
> (Corrected Chris Wedgwood's name and email.)
> My friend Akkana followed my advice to use noatime on one of her
> machines, but discovered that mutt was unusable because it always
> thought that new messages had arrived since the last time it had
> checked a folder (mbox format). I thought this was a bummer, so I

This is why people normally recommend "nodiratime" ...
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