[Mailman-Users] Delete message in large mbox

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Feb 23 18:10:58 CET 2008

Odieresis wrote:
>I need to delete a message from the archive. I read in some post I have 
>to open mbox file of the list and manually remove the message as in 
>source code. Then to rebuild the archive it's necessary to backup the 
>archive folder and leave it blank.
>Now I have a large mbox of MB 200. Can you tell me how I can handle such 
>a file direct in shell access or downloading and uploading it?

If you haven't already done so, see
Even if you have seen this FAQ, see it again as I just revised it.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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