[Mailman-Users] Re: Restore mailman 2.1.3 lists and archives

Lukas Ruf ruf at rawip.org
Tue Jan 6 08:53:17 CET 2004

> Lukas Ruf <ruf at rawip.org> [2004-01-05 19:41]:
> Dear all,
> my harddisk crashed.  Fortunately, I could do a backup of all the
> important data.  Since I took the oportunity to switch to the
> Debian-based installation completely, I would like to take over all
> the old lists from a manual installation in '/home/mailman' to the one
> proposed by Debian '/var/lib/mailman'.
> However, what do I need to copy and 'how'?  I run
> - several mailing lists
> - on various different virtual hosts
> Can I simply copy all data from '/home/mailman/lists' to
> '/var/lib/mailman/lists'?

Adjusting the old-installation was easy:
- copy
- adjust the symbolic links to meet the new location

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