Upgrade from 2.1.x or 2.2.x to 2.3
boutilpj at ednet.ns.ca
Thu May 6 05:25:15 EDT 2010
On 05/05/2010 11:36 PM, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> On 06/05/2010, at 1:12 AM, ml ml wrote:
>> 1.) stop my cyrus damon
>> 2.) copy the mailboxed into my new cyrus installation
>> 3.) and run cvt_cyrusdb für all *.db files.
>> 4.) Start my new 2.3.x cyrus daemon
>> Is this correct?
> I believe you need to run reconstruct too.
> (I did when I upgraded, however I did not try not running it).
I am pretty sure it depends on what format the databases are in. I use
skiplist for most and didn't have to run either cvt_cyrusdb or
reconstruct when upgrading from 2.2 to 2.3
> Also I had a corrupt flat seen DB which the converter choked on so I had to edit it by hand to remove the damage and then it worked OK. So check the new DB size vs the old one (they should be of similar size).
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