jahnke at fmjassoc.com
Wed Jul 27 21:57:59 GMT 2005
On Wed, 2005-07-27 at 14:51, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> | The upgrade is from Epiphany 1.4 to 2.2; Evolution is from 1.0.6 to
> | 1.6.0. A simple-minded copying of the old files into their original
> | locations showed that both Epiphany and Evolution did not recognize
> | them. If there is a page describing the upgrade I'd be happy to follow
> | it if a link is provided.
> You should never copy settings files. Instead, let the applications
> themselves handle migration. Evolution, for example, will migrate its
> own settings files. Copying files by hand will only break things.
OK -- so what settings files do I delete to get this to work?
Evolution's import facility, for example, did not recognize that any
email files existed. I suspected that some of the index files need to
be deleted, but before I do so I seek advice.
> Note: an upgrade step this large has not been tested by the FreeBSD
> GNOME team.
I'll let you know how it works if you like.
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