[Mailman-Users] combining archives

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Tue Dec 16 22:27:07 CET 2003

On Tue, 2003-12-16 at 15:37, Andrzej Kasperowicz wrote:
> How could I combine two or three archives into one (due to moving of the
> lists to a new server)?
> I have the following situation: an old archive made by Mhonarc, an old
> archive made by Mailman, and a new archive made by Mailman (in case of
> some lists there are no new archives, yet).
> Let's also consider the easiest case i.e. having all posts being in unix
> mailbox format file.
> My admin told me that he will combine those archives and set as mailman
> archives only when I tell him exactly how to do it.
> So please, tell me how to do it.
> ak

There is a tool called formail that breaks up an mbox format file into
its individual emails.  You can use this to combine the three mbox files
into one that is ordered on date.

Good Luck - Jon Carnes

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