[MlMt] Syncing and copy settings between Macs?

Vlad Ghitulescu Vlad at Ghitulescu.de
Wed Jan 27 14:28:21 EST 2016


On 27 Jan 2016, at 9:36, Benny Kjær Nielsen wrote:

> On 27 Jan 2016, at 9:30, Jan Erik Moström wrote:
>> I have three Macs that I use, which currently have different mail 
>> accounts.
>> However I want to change this a bit and I wonder if there is a way to 
>> sync the settings between Macs.
>> What I would like to sync is basically smart mailboxes, key settings 
>> and other settings in the preferences.
> There is (still) no way to do this. The best you can is to 
> “migrate” settings by copying `.plist` files from/to this folder:
> 	~/Library/Application Support/MailMate/
> Note that you must quit MailMate on both machines before doing this. 
> Only copy `Sources.plist`, `Submission.plist`, and `Identities.plist` 
> if you are starting over on the destination machine.
> Other preferences are stored in this file (like all other OS X 
> applications):
> 	~/Library/Preferences/com.freron.MailMate.plist
> You should only copy that file if you are making a clean install.

Would it be possible to move the content of the folder 
~/Library/Application Support/MailMate/ in - let's say - 
~/Dropbox/Application Support/MailMate/ and then made a (symbolic) link 
from ~/Dropbox/Application Support/MailMate/ to ~/Library/Application 



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