IMAP sync?

Bron Gondwana brong at
Sat Mar 19 17:24:55 EDT 2011

On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 05:47:24PM -0300, Reinaldo de Carvalho wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 11:51 AM, Lars Schimmer
> <l.schimmer at> wrote:
> > Hi!
> >
> > I try to setup a new cyrus server and want to migrate my old 2.2.x data
> > on the new 2.4.6 server.
> > Any tips on howto migrate data from old server to new server?
> > Rsync and db updates?
> > imapsync, which tool and howto sync the non-user-inboxes?
> >
> The main problem is to preserve hardlinks to don't grow up used disk
> space, and isn't possible with IMAP migration.

Cyrus should be able to handle the upgrade in place if you can shut
down the source server, copy the files over, and bring it back up.


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