Re: Reconstructing mailboxes -- another question


Subject: Re: Reconstructing mailboxes -- another question
From: Rob Tanner (rtanner+cyrus at linfield dot edu)
Date: Wed May 28 2003 - 23:01:24 EDT


I've got over 3500 users (many with multiple mailboxes) and gigabytes
of mail. Isn't there a more automated way of doing things without my
having to "design" the wheel from scratch? If not, is there any
documentation on the structure of the mailboxes.db file -- I'll write
my own bit of code to build it if I need to.

-- Rob

--On Wednesday, May 28, 2003 07:48:04 PM -0700 Ted Cabeen
<secabeen at pobox dot com> wrote:

> Rob Tanner <rtanner+cyrus at linfield dot edu> writes:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm switching from an old ESYS/MessagingDirect imap server to
>> cyrus-imap. The mailboxes file on the ESYS/MessagingDirect server is
>> a flat file and not a db file as on cyrus. Since reconstructing
>> mailboxes.db is not currently supported by the reconstruct program,
>> how do I build that file?
>
> Just create the mailboxes that your server needs with cyradm then
> import the email.
>
> --
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Rob Tanner
Linfield College,
McMinnville, Oregon
rtanner+cyrus at linfield dot edu







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