[Mailman-Users] Converting 2.0 to 2.1

Barry A. Warsaw barry at python.org
Fri Jan 3 18:07:17 CET 2003

>>>>> "KR" == Kyle Rhorer <rhorer at swbell.net> writes:

    KR> This might be a good opportunity to remind folks that prudent
    KR> system administration practice dictates one make not only
    KR> frequent, scheduled backups, but also a one-off backup before
    KR> upgrading software.  I'm sure we all know that already, but
    KR> it's easy to become complacent.

Good reminder Kyle.

BTW, for those of you upgrading a list at a time, what I do first is
create a tarball in 2.0.13 before moving the directories over to 2.1.

% cd /usr/local/mailman20
% tar zcvf SAFETIES/mylist.tgz lists/mylist archives/private/mylist{.mbox,}


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