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Using OSX 10.9.2, Migration assistant kept crashing when trying to transfer from my old Mac. The Apple Tech Support dude said to just do a Time Machine backup of the old computer, then use Migration assistant to transfer from that TM backup to the new computer.
This worked for me: copy the containers from the old to the new MBP ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.mail ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.MailServiceAgent
Did you happen to have FileVault enabled on the target (new) machine before initiating migration assistant? I've run into where I needed to go into the FileVault section of the security system preferences and explicitly enable the migrated user before they would appear as a login option...
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