Re: mailing list vs "the futur"
- To: email@example.com
- Subject: Re: mailing list vs "the futur"
- From: Celejar <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2018 21:42:57 -0400
- Message-id: <[🔎] email@example.com>
- In-reply-to: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- References: <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>
On Thu, 23 Aug 2018 16:23:30 -0400
Dan Ritter <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 04:05:52PM -0400, email@example.com wrote:
> > On Friday, August 10, 2018 07:33:39 AM Dan Purgert wrote:
> > > Dan Ritter wrote:
> > > > 3. Indexed mail searching. Whatever works with your preferred
> > > > mail client. Have cron run a re-index every morning before you
> > > > wake up.
> > >
> > > Care to expand on this one a bit? Not entirely sure what you mean here,
> > > and it's intriguing.
> > I'm not Dan Ritter, and he or some others may have responded, but, for me, I
> > have used recol for that -- it creates an index of all the words in the emails
> > and then allows full text searches. Results can be displayed in various ways,
> > including re-opening the email in an email client.
> Debian package name is "recoll". Looks interesting.
I, too, have been using recoll for full text indexing for years, for
text documents (plain, Open/LibreOffice, etc.) in general, and email in
particular. It's just a great program, and the author is accessible and
responds to bug reports, etc.