Migrate QMail to Cyrus
Patrick T. Tsang
patrick at patricktsang.net
Thu Jul 20 10:19:26 EDT 2006
Read this link, and then you know why mailutil is NOT good enough.
I am also having this problem.
To improve the speed, I have to tar the mail to the new server and do
reconstruct, and then use imapsync to re-build the imap flag and re-subscrib
the imap folder.
However, I am still not satisfied by this method.
Please kindly share me a better way.
BTW, people using SAN for clustering solution is welcome, too.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bjoern Burger" <b.burger at buelow-masiak.de>
To: <info-cyrus at lists.andrew.cmu.edu>
Sent: Thursday, July 20, 2006 5:11 PM
Subject: Migrate QMail to Cyrus
> we have sucessfully installed a mailserver with Sendmail, MySQL and Cyrus.
> Now we want to migrate the user mails from the old server (qmail) to the
> I have tried imapsync and it works fine, but it takes too long for our not
> so small imap-folders.
> So we are looking forward to find another solution. We have thought about
> copying the old qmail mails to the new server and migrate them to Cyrus.
> But we have not found a solution yet where we could keep flag informations
> like read or unread.
> Could anyone give me a piece of advise in this matter?
> Best regards,
> Bjoern Burger
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