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Bug#559588: grepmail: Complains about invalid config variable 'todayismidnight'

Package: grepmail
Version: 5.3033-4
Severity: normal

When grepmail is called, for example, with "-d 'between
2009-12-01 and 2010-01-01'", it complains with

"ERROR: [config_var] invalid config variable:

I don't know if this error is originating in grepmail or in

The problem seems to come around line 403 in

Date::Manip::Date_Init("TodayIsMidnight=1") if
$version_number >= 5.43;

grepmail's changelog entry for 5.10 does mention the

- Date specifications without times (e.g. "today") are
  interpreted as midnight of the given day instead of the
  current time of that day. grepmail now relies on
  Date::Manip to handle this--users must upgrade Date::Manip
  to get this support. (Thanks to Reuben Thomas
  <rrt@sc3d.org> for working with Sullivan Beck
  <sbeck@cise.ufl.edu> to get TodayIsMidnight added to

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.31-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages grepmail depends on:
ii  libmail-mbox-messageparser-pe 1.5002-1   Perl module for processing mbox fo
ii  libtimedate-perl              1.1900-1   Time and date functions for Perl
ii  perl                          5.10.1-8   Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  perl-base [libscalar-list-uti 5.10.1-8   minimal Perl system

grepmail recommends no packages.

Versions of packages grepmail suggests:
ii  libdate-manip-perl            6.04-1     module for manipulating dates

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