[CentOS] OT: Migration from Evolution to Thunderbird (Thunderbird
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Thu Sep 4 15:21:45 UTC 2008
Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
>> If someone on the list can point me to where the mbox files for
>> Thunderbird on Linux are located, that will be much appreciated.
> You didn't tell us where you're looking, so I can't be sure... But I
> suspect you're looking in the right place.
I am trying to find the mbox files in .thunderbird which is where the
Thunderbird help documentation says they should be.
> However with IMAP the mail can stay on the server, so unless you tell
> your MUA to download a copy locally you only see index files.
With the Evolution MUA, also using IMAP on gmail.com the mbox files are
easily seen. in .evolution
I suspect that I should post on a Thunderbird mailing list and ask where
the mbox files are located on my Desktop, or, if using IMAP, as I am,
there are no mbox files on my Desktop. Probably it's one or the other.
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