[Mailman-Users] Migration missing held messages

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Jun 27 22:36:48 CEST 2015

On 06/27/2015 01:19 PM, Peter Draksler wrote:
> Thanks Mark, running 'bin/update --force' updated the held requests
> database; created request.pck and deleted request.db.  I did run
> 'bin/update' earlier but that only resulted in "No updates are necessary".
> To answer your question, I just created a tar of the /archives /lists
> and /data directories of the lists that are being migrated on the old
> server and then extracted them on the new.

bin/update won't do anything without the --force option unless
data/last_mailman_version has an older version than that of the current
install.  Mailman knows how to migrate/update config.(db|pck) files from
older versions on the fly, but other things are only updated by bin/update.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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