Archival Process

pnelson pnelson at
Fri Jun 27 22:35:15 EDT 2003

On Fri, 2003-06-27 at 13:08, Rob Siemborski wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Jun 2003, pnelson wrote:
> > So I was thinking that I would just tar up the 2002 directory on the
> > IMAP server and then remove the directory and move the tar file to a
> > CDR.
> Not quite good enough.  You'll want to actually DELETE the mailbox via the
> IMAP protocol, not just remove the directory.  Otherwise you'll have
> dangling metadata in the mailbox list.

So how about:

1.  Tar the directory.
2.  Remove the mailbox
3.  Copy the directory to cdr.

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