On Monday 21 March 2005 08:01 am, Dave Goodrich wrote: > Bob Ababurko wrote: > > Hello- > > > > I am trying to move the maildirs form one server to a newer box that I > > have done a resinstall on and I am having some major issues. I am using > > vpopmail 5.4.0 on both machines. I have a working vpopmail install on > > the new box and it is time to migrate the accounts and maildirs. > > I figured that I could copy the /vpopmail/domains folder over to the new > > machine and thigs would be ok since I am using vchkpw and that is with > > the dir structure but it seems that I may have made an amatuer move > > because I cannot log into the accounts with telnet and when I access them > > with vqadmin to change passwords things get erased. > > Can someone please help me see the light! > > Off the top of my head, > > Are your permissions correct? > > Does your /home/vpopmail/domains directory structure match the paths in > your /var/qmail/users/assign file?
since there are so many hard coded paths everywhere (catchalls, mailing lists, old-school 'aliases' etc..) one should not only make sure the paths match the /var/qmail/users/assign file.. but match the *EXACT* same setup as the old machine. vpopmail uid/gid homedir, etc. -Jeremy -- Jeremy Kitchen ++ Systems Administrator ++ Inter7 Internet Technologies, Inc. [EMAIL PROTECTED] ++ inter7.com ++ 866.528.3530 ++ 815.776.9465 int'l kitchen @ #qmail #gentoo on EFnet IRC ++ scriptkitchen.com/qmail GnuPG Key ID: 481BF7E2 ++ jabber:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
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