Re: [Evolution] Evolution problem
- From: Stephen Liu <satimis icare com hk>
- To: guenther <guenther rudersport de>
- Cc: Mark Gordon <mtgordon ximian com>, evolution lists ximian com
- Subject: Re: [Evolution] Evolution problem
- Date: 13 Jul 2003 23:32:03 +0800
On Fri, 2003-07-11 at 23:57, guenther wrote:
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FWIW: All indexing files are recreated on startup. I would always save
the entire structure without the indexing files (that means: directory
hierarchy, all mbox (!) files and all *.xml files are needed). 
Whether you meant to copy all directory, subdirectories and files such
and in case of problem after upgrade, all/some mails in their respective
boxes lost, edit all .xml files including "mbox, mbox.ev-summary and
mbox.ibex" back to new mail boxes created for such purpose. What I need
to retain are only "inbox" and "sent" boxes.
What is "directory hierarchy"?
Thanks in advance.
For archiving (and even backup) I would dump the indexing files for the
sake of a lean backup. Just be prepared to wait and drink a coffee when
running Evolution the first time after restoring from backup without
 That is, unless you manually edited the .xml file to point to
another file than default "mbox"
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