Re: backing up tags

Subject: Re: backing up tags

Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 15:31:40 +0100

To: Alan Schmitt

Cc: notmuch

From: Martin Jambor


On Fri, Mar 26 2021, Alan Schmitt wrote:
> Hello,
> I do not include my (huge, more than 5GB) notmuch database in backups,
> as it can be recreated from the email files… with one exception: tags.
> So I’m wondering if there is a way to backup these tags (and only the
> tags) with the hope it would be much smaller. Do you know ways to do it?

I believe that "notmuch dump" is supposed to do exactly that.  At least
I hope so because that is how I am backing up my email tags :-)

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