[Mailman-Users] Moving the data to a different disk or partition

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sat Feb 5 03:09:52 CET 2005

At 9:48 AM +0800 2005-02-05, Glen Low wrote:

>  Unfortunately I couldn't figure out how to split off the data (variable)
>  portions onto a different disk or partition or directory, especially
>  after installation -- short of creating symlinks. Anyone know?

	Take a look at the next set of pages in the documentation.  In 
particular, see 
<http://www.gnu.org/software/mailman/mailman-install/node7.html>, and 
pay attention to the difference between "--prefix=" and 

	Trying to retrofit such a change on top of an existing 
configuration can be very difficult, and will most likely require a 
lot of symlinks.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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