Mesasge removed from the system
Posted on 2004-03-31
Just want to understand how things work in the background for when a message is deleted.
If I had 30 message in my mailbox, obviously that is taking some space on the server database, now if I removed those message, completed, would that space be restored......or not...
I compare this to the term truncate, in Oracle when a truncate happens the file is deleted as well as the space on the harddisk is able to be used for content again, where as when deleted, yes the file is gone but that "space" is not accessible...
wondering how this works for Exchange 2000