Bug#136398: [pkg-fetchmail-maint] Bug#136398: fetchmail: but please migrate the old uidl file

Nico Golde nion at debian.org
Wed Apr 11 18:49:39 UTC 2007

* Christopher Zimmermann <madroach at zakweb.de> [2007-04-11 16:27]:
> Package: fetchmail
> Version: 6.3.7-1
> Followup-For: Bug #136398
> Hi! after upgrading fetchmail today. Fetchmail started and received
> thousands of old emails. In /var/lib/fetchmail/ I found the old
> .fetchmail-UIDL-cache together with a smaller .fetchids file. I could
> fix it by
> $cat .fetchmail-UIDL-cache >.fetchids
> Still my inbox has been a really BIG MESS. Maybe you could take care
> that the old uidl cache file gets migrated?

Sorry, that would be difficult, thats what the freeze phase 
was for, sadly noone spotted this issue before and I don't 
think stable team would allow an update for this.
Kind regards
Nico Golde - http://ngolde.de - nion at jabber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF
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