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Re: [SLUG] Redirecting mail in /var/spool/mail/username


> I have a user with 100 messages sitting in /var/spool/mail/username. I'd
> like to redirect the mail in that mailbox to another user, on another mail
> system.
> 
> Is there anyway to move all messages in their mailbox to another external
> email address?

check out formail (man formail)... it can break up the mbox format into
individual messages...

also, if you have the july LJ lying around, check out the bottom of page
12 for where i learnt about this tool...  :)

later
marty

"I can't buy what I want because it's free. Can't be what they want
because I'm me." - Corduroy, Pearl Jam