[linux-novice] backing up email boxes
dle at sympatico.ca
Wed Oct 13 15:38:23 EDT 2004
* Charles Anthony [2004-10-13T07:10-0400]:
> Please tell me how to back up my email inbox, outbox, attachments and
> address book. I plan to wipe out and re-install my Linux
> I am using Mandrake 9.2 and the program is Ximian Evolution.
> I also have a CD burner.
Since you use Evolution, all you need to do is back up your entire
Do you also need help with the actual CD burning? I recommend k3b for
that. There are other programs, though, and you could always just use
the cdrecord command line -- of course that's a little more difficult.
Dave Edwards <dle&sympatico,ca>
Freelance and Technical Writer,
With Special Interest in Open Source Software
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