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Re: [SLUG] where are email files kept?


hey Ben,
/var/spool/mail/<username>
seems to be RH default
pine:
$HOME/mail/<folder-name>          (i think)

> hi slugs,
> i want to save a ton of emails off a mail server, completely delete and
> re-create the mail server and then re-copy the emails back to the new mail
> server and pick up the emails again.
>
> i don't know where the email files are kept. are they in one big file or
> several files.
> i'm using RH6.2 and sendmail, and pine on the email server.
> any help would be appreciated.
> Ben