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Re: ProcMail, WAS: Re: Fetchmail and Gmail

On 2009-08-25 18:29, Chris Jones wrote:
On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 03:02:44PM EDT, Ron Johnson wrote:
On 2009-08-25 13:55, Chris Jones wrote:
On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 08:56:27PM EDT, Paul Cartwright wrote:


but looking at the procmailrc( now non-existant), then thinking
about my 200 kmail filters, I'm not sure I could tackle that task..

As another poster hinted, this is another example of the hidden
benefits of cloning the Microsoft model.

Is that a benefit or a "benefit"?

I'll leave that for the OP to decide..
Thanks for providing the historical background.. never knew Microsoft
had invented the all-in-one mailer that does one thing right.. make it
difficult to switch.

Actually, I think that was a Nutscrape "innovation", needed because of Windows' limited/non-existent multitasking abilities at the time.

Obsession with "preserving cultural heritage" is a racist impediment
to moral, physical and intellectual progress.

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