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Re: [SLE] how to convert email
  • From: Cj <cwhite@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 07 May 2004 11:41:17 -0400
  • Message-id: <1083944476.32624.52.camel@xxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2004-05-07 at 08:13, 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


Hi Anders,

Will uninstalling evolution 1.4 wipe out my contacts, calender, todo
list ect. settings ? Should they be backed up and recopied back over
after the update ? Thanks in advance.



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CJ :-}

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