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Re: [SLE] a way to copy evolution addressbooks
  • From: Andy Goss <aegoss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 Jul 2006 10:40:13 +1000
  • Message-id: <200607101040.13536.aegoss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 10 July 2006 02:14, Toshi Esumi wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm wondering if anyone has a good idea to copy evolution addressbooks
> (plural, I created some to organize contacts) from one 10.1 machine to
> another, or even one user to another in the same machine. My environment
> is Gnome and Evolution 2.6.0.
> I searched the archive and found the config was under
> "~/.gconf/apps/evolution/addressbook". But I'm not smart enough to
> completely decipher the xml script in "%gconf.xml", which seems to
> contain the addressbook config.
> Thanks,
> Toshi
I have just migrated my Evolution contacts to Kontact by saving them as
Vcards, which Kontact can import. I assume you could do the same to move to
another Evolution. The only snag was that I had to create each Vcard
separately, there does not seem to be a bulk save.

Andy Goss

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