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How to backup messages in linux postfix mail server

D_wathi asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
Dear Sir/Madam:
I have an redhat enterprise linux working as a mail server with postfix and dovecot imap now i am planning to re configure the postfix by the mysql feature for the virtual user but the existing users messages should be taken a back up , please tell me how to take a backup of messages(inox and sent messages) and after the sucessful reconfiguration of postfix with mysql then copy the messages back to the users mail path then the users will not lose their messages, please help me on this, thanks in advance.

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