[SOLVED] Quarantine lifteime not applied

Mar 21, 2019
We have a cluster of two hosts.
On master node all emails past lifetime are deleted from spam/virus quarantine.
On second node, all old emails are kept in both spam and virus quarantines, ignoring lifetime values.

Any way to fix it or troubleshoot it ? Second node is getting low on disk space.

Stoiko Ivanov

Proxmox Staff Member
Staff member
May 2, 2018
The cleaning of the quarantine happens via the 'pmgspamreport.timer' which runs (via the corresponding .service):
* `pmgqm send --timespan yesterday`
* `pmgqm purge`
the second one should clean the quarantine

-> Check the journal about the past invocations of the timer
-> run `pmgqm purge --check 1` to see what would get deleted

I hope this helps!
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