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Re: Gnome Evolution in etch and sarge

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On 05/03/07 09:33, Marcelo Chiapparini wrote:
> Greg
> Thank you for your answer
> On Wed, 2007-05-02 at 15:17 -0400, Greg Folkert wrote:
>> On Wed, 2007-05-02 at 17:01 -0300, Marcelo Chiapparini wrote:
>>> Hello!
>>> I have two machines with debian installed. One has sarge and the other
>>> has a fresh install of etch. I use gnome evolution in both machines for
>>> emailing. I would like to copy all the emails from the machine with
>>> sarge to the machine with etch. How can do that? can I use rsync over
>>> the ~/.evolution/mail directory? In this case, I am concerned with the
>>> different versions of evolution in sarge (2.0.4) and etch (2.6.3) and
>>> the directory trees in each version.
>>> Thank in advance!
>>  If you were to use an IMAP server on the serverside, this would not be
>> an issue. You could also use an IMAP server on one machine and transfer
>> the stuff that way.
> None of the machines is configured as an email server. You suggestion is
> to install an IMAP server (courier for example) on the sarge machine in
> order to access the emails from the etch machine?

"from the etch machine"?  Yes.

However, "while logged into the etch machine" would be a better
understanding of what Greg suggests.

In fact, any machine that you run an MUA (including OS/X and WinXP)
on would then be able to access the email that resides in mail store
on the Sarge box.

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Ron Johnson, Jr.
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