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Thread: ZCS 5 -> 6 mailboxes migrate

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    Default ZCS 5 -> 6 mailboxes migrate

    Hi. I have zimbra OpenSource 5 installed on Ubuntu 8.04 amd66.
    I'd like to move to another server with Ubuntu 10.04 installed also having installed the latest Zimbra 6 release.
    as there is no zimbra 5 for ubuntu 10.04 i have to install Zimbra 6. so i did it and imported all LDAP data, but - what can I do with mailbox store?
    the only thing I can use is to do
    /opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m getRestURL “//?fmt=tgz” > /tmp/account.tgz
    /opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m postRestURL “//?fmt=tgz&resolve=reset” /tmp/account.tgz
    but it takes too much time (200gb folder size and too much downtime needed).

    I tried to use rsync and import mysql data but there are some differences in 'mailbox' table structure.
    what is the best way of moving the mailboxes? thanks.

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    phoenix is offline Zimbra Consultant & Moderator
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    Upgrade your server to the current release of Zimbra (check the Release Notes for details) then move Zimbra to a new server: +move +server - Yahoo! Search Results Make sure you take adequate backups before and after the upgrades and the move.

    BTW, if you're moving to a 64bit server then you will need a different procedure: +32bit +64bit - Yahoo! Search Results


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