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Re: [SLE] how to convert email
  • From: Frits Wüthrich <frits@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 7 May 2004 15:19:51 +0200
  • Message-id: <200405071519.51284.frits@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 07 May 2004 14:13, Anders Johansson wrote:
> On Friday 07 May 2004 13.37, Frits Wüthrich wrote:
> > I want to update from SuSE8.1 to 9.1. I can't update without deleting
> > Evolution 1.2.4 first. So before I delete evolution, how can I transfer
> > my emails to Kmail? Or is there a better way of doing this?
>
> 9.1 includes evolution 1.4, which uses the same mail format as 1.2.
> Uninstalling evolution will not delete your mail, and you should be able to
> read them without let or hindrance in 1.4, so there's really no need to
> move them over
>
> If you really want to move them over, your folders are in mbox format in
> $HOME/evolution/local/, you can just copy them to $HOME/Mail and kmail
> should pick them up. Or you can use the kmail tools->import feature to
> import the folders

Thank you very much for the information, this is really helpful.
--
Frits Wüthrich


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