[Mailman-Users] broken mbox files: No blank lines before "From"

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sun Jan 22 19:55:22 CET 2006

Bastian Friedrich wrote:
>The mbox archive of one of my lists (~ 15.000 mails in 2 years) is a 
>little broken:  In approx. 5% (guessed) of the cases, two mails are not 
>correctly separated by a blank line, i.e. the "From " header of the 
>latter email is directly under the last (non-empty) line of the 
>preceding letter. This results in some problems:

>Do you have any knowledge of some "fix-my-mbox-program" that does the 
>job? Can anyone help me with a perl one-liner or sth?


should do the job.

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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