[Mailman-Users] Purging old archives over 7 years old

Vincej, Dawn (GRC-VE00)[DB Consulting Group, Inc.] dawn.vincej at nasa.gov
Thu Jun 15 10:53:20 EDT 2017

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On Jun 14, 2017, at 4:36 PM, Steven Jones <Steven.Jones at vuw.ac.nz<mailto:Steven.Jones at vuw.ac.nz>> wrote:


I have a 12year old mailman server which is absorbing 650gb of expensive disk space. Is there any feature that would go through each list's archives and delete emails over say 7 years old?   (or maybe even only 3 as we do a yearly backup going back a decade).


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