Problems moving newsserver from 32bit to 64bit

Sebastian Wiesinger inn at tracker.fire-world.de
Wed Jul 9 19:45:12 UTC 2008


* Julien ÉLIE <julien at trigofacile.com> [2008-07-09 20:25]:
> Hi Sebastian,
> 
> >I'm currently trying to move my inn (2.4.3) from an 32bit system to an
> >64bit system (both Debian Etch) and I'm running into a lot of trouble.
> >I'm using cnfs with tradindexed. I just copied over all the data
> >(cnfs/overview/history) and tried to start innd.
> 
> Why don't you just feed your old spool to your new news server?
> It is the most proper way to achieve a spool migration
> (especially between two different architectures).
> 
> See :
> 
>    http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/faqs/inn.html#S6.4

Okay, I will try it that way. I tried to avoid it because it takes
much more time compared to rsync-ing the whole CNFS and overview.

Regards,

Sebastian

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