[Mailman-Users] downloading private archives in batch?

Jim Tittsler jwt at onjapan.net
Mon May 24 09:27:56 CEST 2004

On May 22, 2004, at 02:45, Karl Berry wrote:

> That is, you give the mailman username/password on the command line, it
> does the mailman authentication over http[s], remembers the cookie, and
> gets you the "full raw archives" (for example).

Can't you do it with just 'curl' or wget ?

     % curl -F username=me at subscriber.com -F password=xyzzy -O  
     % curl -o mylist.mbox  

should create mylist.mbox in your current directory.

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