[Dovecot] considering dovecot

Joseba Torre joseba.torre at ehu.es
Wed Nov 29 08:16:07 UTC 2006

El Miércoles, 29 de Noviembre de 2006 00:36, Rick Hazey escribió:
> It's a migration but I'm migrating from EIMS, which makes things  
> problematic. EIMS is a Mac email server that is quite good.  
> Unfortunately, it does not handle IMAP very efficiently. It also  
> stores email in it's own file format and that format uses Mac  
> resource forks. Probably the only way I'll get existing email moved  
> is to connect via IMAP to both servers and copy the files. I'm  
> expecting the whole process to be somewhat painful....

This is exactly what imapsync 
(http://www.linux-france.org/prj/imapsync/) does. It's a bit slow, but 
you can split the userlist in multiple parts and use multiple machines 
to increase performance.



Trying to make bits uncopyable is like trying to make water not wet. 
The sooner people accept this, and build business models that take 
this into account, the sooner people will start making money again. 
        - Bruce Schneier

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