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Re: change subject of emails on ISP's IMAP server



On Fri, Dec 12, 2014 at 09:47:55PM -0500, The Wanderer wrote:
> On 12/12/2014 at 08:53 PM, Rob Owens wrote:
> 
> > When my ISP encounters an email that it cannot scan for viruses, it
> > prepends ***UNCHECKED*** to the subject.  This occurs on every
> > encrypted email I receive.  It's highly annoying, and the ISP refuses
> > to fix this.
> > 
> > What tools can I use to detect this tag and delete it?  I'd prefer
> > to modify the subject of the email as it resides on my ISP's IMAP
> > server. But if I have to rely on my email client (mutt) to do that,
> > that's ok too I guess.
> > 
> > Any suggestions would be welcome.
> 
> The last time I mentioned wanting to do something like this, what was
> recommended to me was procmail, which would sit between the upstream
> server and your mail client.
> 
I thought procmail wouldn't work, because the mail doesn't actually
reside on my system.  But I'll look into it.  Like you said, it may lead
me down the path to alternatives.

-Rob

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