cvt_cyrusdb flat to skiplist fails

Bron Gondwana brong at
Thu May 6 07:56:50 EDT 2010

On Thu, May 06, 2010 at 12:33:17PM +0200, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> On Thu, 6 May 2010, Bron Gondwana wrote:
> > I use cyr_dbtool to edit skiplists - you can dump just some lines
> > and then restore just those lines.
> Thanks, that won’t help though… cyr_dbtool is not provided by
> Univention, it’s actually not even in Debian.

What a pain - yeah, of course.  OLD Cyrus ;)  I wrote cyr_dbtool about
6 years ago.
> > Note - it won't handle records or keys with embedded newlines though
> > (you can still set them by passing them as individual command line
> > parameters to "set" - but you can't parse them from a file)
> And the annotations.db file _does_ contain (a lot of) embedded
> newlines, sadly (from the flat output).

Yeah - annotations.  We don't have any of them.


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