Disk Usage


New Member
Jun 1, 2020
Hi there,

I just wanted to make a question about disk usage on my ProxMox Mail Gateway Cluster, composed by one master and one node only. I've noticed that my /var/spool/pmg/cluster/ folder has increased very fast the space usage. The question is: is there any native PMG feature to rotate or to purge this directory periodically?

20G /var/spool/pmg/cluster/1/
20G /var/spool/pmg/cluster/2/

Thank you for your help.

Stoiko Ivanov

Proxmox Staff Member
Staff member
May 2, 2018
The greatest part of those directories are mails held in the quarantine - they get deleted (by a daily cron-job/systemd-timer) after they reached the quarantine-lifetime (GUI->Configuration->Spam Detector/Virus Detector->Quarantine)

I hope this helps!


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