I had to export text messages (SMS) from a Jolla phone running Sailfish (not sure the version is relevant, SailfishOS 188.8.131.52 (Aaslakkajärvi) (armv7hl)).
Here is the best solution I found, using a groovy script (the bash scripts all had issues).
All scripts tested came from this question on together.jolla.com.
Here are the steps:
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Here is a(n unfinished) recipe for a modern chat server using XMPP (which you may recall I like). It needs polishing but I’m publishing it right now to make sure it can start being useful to anyone who needs it. I hope there are no glaring security mistakes, please let me know if you see any.
What do we get?
The users will use Conversations while on the server-side we use prosody.
We will be able to get our messages on all connected devices at the same time, share pictures, audio clips and files simply and instantly, retrieve more chat history from the server and, once we go down in the metro and lose connectivity, get our messages when we regain access to the Internet.
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