When people do this at my site, I just have them create IMAP folders
and then just COPY the messages within their mail reader from their
local folders to their IMAP folders. (I don't use "move" because I have
run into problems (probably in their mail client) trying to move 1000s
of messages at once.)
On 6/1/12 6:13 AM, Jim McKinney wrote:
> We have a user who has been storing their thunderbird mail in local
> files on their PC and has recently seen the light and would like to move
> them to our IMAP server so that they are available from all locations
> and don't have to be moved every time they upgrade their machine. We
> have exported the folders to mbox format and I've been trying to use
> mailutil to upload the messages to our server. Unfortunately I've run
> into a couple of issues that I haven't found the right magic to resolve.
> Many thanks in advance!
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