[Mailman-Users] mailman migration

Marek Kozlowski kozlowsm at mini.pw.edu.pl
Wed Jul 15 22:30:10 CEST 2009

Marek Kozlowski wrote:
> :-)
> I've inherited a Fedora 8 server with a very long (~10 years) history of 
> updates, upgrades, small changes etc. I've decided to install a new 
> Linux server (Gentoo), configure it and (selectively) migrate only 
> necessary data.
> There is a mailman instance installed on the "old" server and there are 
> several (less than 10) mailing lists. I'd like to emerge (install) a 
> fresh port of mailman on the "new" server and "copy" those lists. Can I 
> ask for any help:
> - which files should I examine?
> - is copying of those files enough?
> - ..?

Sorry, I missed the most important part:
- both servers use postfix as MTA,
- the old server used uw-imap (mbox files for e-mail) while the new one 
uses courier-imap (.maildir directories),
- I don't use mysql for mail nor web.


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