Imapsync migrating to a new server

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(New page: To migate old mail from an old mailserver to a new Zarafa server you can use: root@zarafa:~# imapsync --noauthmd5 --host1 mail.old --user1 userold --password1 passw1 -sep2 / --prefix2 "...)
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To migate old mail from an old mailserver to a new Zarafa server you can use:
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To migrate mail from an old mailserver to a new Zarafa server you can use the tool imapsync.
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The syntax to use:
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root@zarafa:~# imapsync --noauthmd5  --host1 mail.old --user1 userold --password1 passw1  -sep2 / --prefix2 "" --host2 zarafa.new --user2 usernew --password2 passw2
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  root@zarafa:~# imapsync --noauthmd5  --host1 mail.old --user1 userold --password1 passw1  -sep2 / --prefix2 "" --host2 zarafa.new --user2 usernew --password2 passw2
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Description of the extra options:
The option --noauthmd5 to use an other authentication system
The option --noauthmd5 to use an other authentication system
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The --sep2 / is to define the used separator for zarafa
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The option --sep2 / is to define the used separator for zarafa
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The --prefix2 "" To define the basic start map
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The option --prefix2 "" To define the basic start map
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Note: password is plain text and is readable, it is possible to use ssl when you put extra options (man imapsync)
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Note: The password is plain text and is readable,
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      to change this, it is possible to use ssl, when you put in extra options (Read: man imapsync)

Revision as of 12:14, 18 September 2008

To migrate mail from an old mailserver to a new Zarafa server you can use the tool imapsync. The syntax to use:

 root@zarafa:~# imapsync --noauthmd5  --host1 mail.old --user1 userold --password1 passw1  -sep2 / --prefix2 "" --host2 zarafa.new --user2 usernew --password2 passw2

Description of the extra options: The option --noauthmd5 to use an other authentication system The option --sep2 / is to define the used separator for zarafa The option --prefix2 "" To define the basic start map

Note: The password is plain text and is readable,

     to change this, it is possible to use ssl, when you put in extra options (Read: man imapsync)
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