Migration of cyrus mailboxes : almost working but... !

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Sun Dec 6 11:39:00 EST 2009

On Sun, 2009-12-06 at 17:28 +0100, Denis BUCHER wrote:
> Dear all,
> We will soon migrate from one server to another. To migrate users I
> simply tried to copy files from one server to the other, and then I did a :
> > /usr/sbin/cyrreconstruct -r user.test2009
> But the problem is that all emails are marked as unread !
> Does someone knows how to copy+use (maybe without rebuild ?) a mailbox
> using this method ?
> Thanks a lot in advance for any advice...
you need to also copy the 'users' sub/seen files which on my Red
Hat/CentOS installations are located in /var/lib/imap/user directory


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