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Re: switching from mbox to maildir in mutt, exim, etc.: how?

On Fri, Oct 27, 2006 at 05:24:26PM -0500, Russell L. Harris wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 27, 2006 at 03:25:11PM -0600, Paul E Condon wrote:
> There is much confusion concerning Procmail recipes among those who have written Procmail 
> HOWTOs, so beware!  You do NOT need to create a ".forward" file.  The quickest and easiest way to 
> understand Procmail recipes is to print out the man pages PROCMAIL, PROCMAILRC, and PROCMAILEX.  
> Note the distinction between "TO" and "TO_", and note that, with maildir, you do NOT need locking 
> (via ":") in the procmail recipes.  Note that, typically, you need to escape only the "." in 

Hi Russell,
I have mail files like:


and if I change to maildir, I think it would become:


which if I understand it would be like:


so how do I avoid that or how should I alter the name "debian.user"?
Maybe debian-user?
|  .''`.  == Debian GNU/Linux == |       my web site:       |
| : :' :      The  Universal     | debian.home.pipeline.com |
| `. `'      Operating System    | go to counter.li.org and |
|   `-    http://www.debian.org/ |    be counted! #238656   |
|     my keysever: pgp.mit.edu   |     my NPO: cfsg.org     |

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