> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jacob S. [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Sent: Monday, August 23, 2004 2:44 PM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: [vchkpw] Migration
> 
> 
> (quoting fixed)
> 
> On Mon, 23 Aug 2004 14:35:27 -0500
> "Dave Kettmann" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Simon [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Sent: Monday, August 23, 2004 2:08 PM
> > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Subject: [vchkpw] Migration
> > 
> > 
> > Hello everyone,
> >  
> > I am presently running. vpopmail 5.2.1 with qmailadmin 1.0.6. I have
> > just built a new box running vpopmail 5.4.0 and qmailadmin 
> 1.2.0. The
> > new box is running without a problem. I would like to move 
> my current
> > domains to the new box. I was planning on tarballing the domains
> > folder and then untarballing it on the new machine. I 
> assume that its
> > not this simple any help would be appreciated. 
> 
> I believe this can work, but make sure that the path to 
> ~vpopmail is the
> same on both servers. Also don't forget to copy your changes in
> /var/qmail/users/assign.
> 
> > > It depends on how you are storing your passwords. I did a 
> move from
> > > one machine to another (not sure what versions) and if qmailadmin
> > > and vpopmail are working fine on the new box, I had no 
> problem just
> > > tarring up the mail structure (/home/vpopmail/*) and putting it on
> > > the new machine. Just dont forget to copy the passwords over :) I
> > > may be wrong in this, but it did seem to work for me. If I'm wrong
> > > .. someone please correct me.
> 
> Don't you mean tarring the mail structure _/home/vpopmail/domains_?
> Simply tarring /home/vpopmail/* will will defeat his upgrade, as the
> vpopmail bin directory is part of what you just tarred.

Yes, I did mean that, sorry to confuse anyone. :-)

> 
> HTH,
> Jacob
> 
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