[Dovecot] Migrating from mbox to maildir, which converter is compatible with dovecot

Václav Haisman V.Haisman at sh.cvut.cz
Mon Dec 19 10:51:41 EET 2005

Oliver Schulze L. wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm testing/debuging the migration from mbox to maildir in a mailserver
> running Dovecot 1.0alpha5.
> I migrated all 472715 emails(in a test server) and later noted that dovecot
> could not get the same flags/status of the emails as in the mbox.
> I was using perfect_maildir.pl and I think its not dovecot fault. Seems
> to me that perfect_maildir.pl convert the emails in a way that dovecot
> could not understand completelly.
> So, my cuestion is, which mbox to maildir converter can I use that
> is compatible with dovecot 1.0alpha5 ?
> Thanks
> Oliver

I am not sure how good it is but there is also mb2md utility.

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