maildirs, dovecot, mail client help

Derek Broughton news at
Fri Nov 3 13:48:19 UTC 2006

ruscook wrote:

> Wade still has all his messages in his local folder. I'd user Evolution
> or Thunderbird to copy those folders from the local mail account to the
> IMAP mail account so the folders and their contents are correctly create
> by the IMAP daemon.
Given that he's getting results he doesn't understand from mb2md, I'd agree
with you (and I'm ashamed I didn't think of it myself!).  He has a lot of
emails, and I think using a mail client to do it will be pretty slow, but
it's the most reliable way.

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