Maildir migration - using separate INDEX and CONTROL directories?

Richard Hector richard at
Thu Jul 24 20:51:13 UTC 2014

On 24/07/14 18:18, Steffen Kaiser wrote:

> On Thu, 24 Jul 2014, Richard Hector wrote:

>> Is there a handy tool to move the files to the right places? Or is
>> there a complete list of what files need to go where?
> IMHO: move all dovecot* files the migration script generates and the
> "subscriptions" file into the control directories, some INBOX-related
> files probably go to <control base>/.INBOX, dovecot-keywords and
> dovecot-uidlist - maybe more. The migration scripts I saw til today
> never create any indexes, so the assumption should be fine. And test it
> with one account, move some messages around, add some subscriptions and
> ACLs, ...

Thanks - seems straightforward enough.


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