Re: Gnome Evolution in etch and sarge
On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 09:02 -0500, Ron Johnson wrote:
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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.
Thank you very much for your advice. After reading your email, I entered
in Evolution and find an option which enables retrieve emails from a
local directory. I will try this at home tonight...
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