[Mailman-Users] move a mailman instance to a new server (and newversion)
manlio_perillo at libero.it
Tue Nov 20 17:24:02 CET 2007
Mark Sapiro ha scritto:
> Manlio Perillo wrote:
>> I need to move a Mailman instance to a new server, and from a 2.1.5-8
>> (Debian Sarge) to 2.1.9-8 (Ubuntu Gutsy).
>> In /var/lib there are a lot of pickle serialized data.
> Directly in /var/lib/ as in /var/lib/*.pck or in some subdirectories?
> Are they current? Are they group owned by 'mailman'?
What do you mean by 'current'? Yes they are owned by list.
> Without more information such as directory, filename and/or results of
> bin/dumpdb, I don't have any idea what these might be.
They are pickle dumps.
What I would like to know if it is safe to load these files with a
different mailman version (ad a different version of Python).
It seems that it is only a dictionary, so it should be safe.
Thanks Manlio Perillo
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