Commands tagged Maildir (3)

  • Of course, you can adjust "Maildir" to your config... Show Sample Output


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    find ~/Maildir/ -mindepth 1 -type d | egrep -v '/cur$|/tmp$|/new$' | xargs
    ook · 2009-11-05 14:11:29 0
  • This can be used to delete or archive old mails. In fact, for archiving its a bit different, you need to archive mails with any tools (e.g archivemail), and then deleting (if you want!). Here we use -path ".*/cur/*" to avoid files limit in bash globbing and to search in any inbox (e.g .mymail .spam .whatever). ! -newermt "1 week ago" can be read: All files which is older than "1 week ago", adapt it in consequence. Show Sample Output


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    find . -path ".*/cur/*" -type f ! -newermt "1 week ago" -delete
    evolix · 2012-03-05 15:48:21 0

  • -1
    recoll -t -q "keyword" | grep message/rfc822 | sed -s 's,^.*\('$MAILDIR'[^]]*\)\].*$,\"\1\",' | xargs ln -sft $MAILDIR/bingo/cur/
    s5unty · 2011-12-09 17:22:51 0

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