Account/Calendar etc. backup
adams.ken.j at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 28 02:47:49 UTC 2008
The "Backup and Restore plugin" doesn't seem to exist:(
On Thu, 2008-03-27 at 22:35 -0400, Caleb Marcus wrote:
> Go to File>Backup Settings, it'll back everything up to a tar.gz. When
> you set Evolution up again on the newly-installed system, there'll be
> an option to restore from a backup, or you can go to File>Restore
> Settings. Although it's called "settings," it's actually backing up
> everything -- emails, appointments, etc.
> If you don't see that option, go to Edit>Plugins and enable the
> "Backup and restore plugin"
> On Fri, 2008-03-28 at 02:22 +0000, Ken Adams wrote:
> > I am about to due a complete FRESH install of Ubuntu as I have been
> > offline for some time and my present install is very "Dirty" after
> > playing around. I have a large amount of data stored within Evolution,
> > ie. Account/Personal Details, Calendars, Contacts and Tasks etc.
> > I would like to backup all this data and restore it into my fresh
> > install once it is done. I am on Ubuntu 7.04 and Evolution 2.10.1 at the
> > moment and will be installing Ubuntu 8.04 once it is released fully.
> > I have looked online without too much luck and have decided to ask here
> > well in advance before I break anything.
> > How do I backup all my Evolution data for safe keeping during major
> > Ubuntu upgrades and for that matter System crash safeguards...
> > I don't really want to stay with Ubuntu 7.04 for ever!!!!!!
> > Rgds Ken
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