Re: mail retrieve
Mark Roach wrote:
On Thu, 2003-03-20 at 05:01, Ernst-Magne Vindal wrote:
Florentin Ionescu wrote:
Is there a mail-retrieve-program which can be customized to delete
messages on server after a period of time ?
take a look at fetchmail, and man fetchmail.
I use archivemail against my imap server to keep my mailing lists
trimmed to just the past 2 weeks worth of messages
I just have the following in my crontab:
# m h dom mon dow command
# auto archive debian-user messages over 14 days old
40 8 * * * archivemail -q -d 14 --delete imap://mrroach:email@example.com/INBOX.debian-user
It looks to me that archivemail is a better solution, sinse fetchmail
can only delete after a n=number_of_messages (if I didn't read the man