How to migrate from Evolution to Thunderbird/Icedove

Step by step procedure with some script magic to recover messages status.
Added by Anthony Callegaro over 7 years ago

This how-to is a step by step procedure to migrate all your data from Evolution 2.28, 2.30 or 2.32 to Thundebird/Icedove 3.1.

This includes migration of :
  • mails
  • mail status
  • calendar entries
  • tasks
  • contacts

Mail status are recovered from your mbox headers with a script included in the tutorial to run with Filtaquilla.

Enjoy !