[Mailman-Users] Importing archived msgs into a Mailman list

John Poltorak karotlopj at gmail.com
Tue Jun 14 03:36:26 EDT 2016

I have managed to obtain all the msgs as individual files. I'm not  sure of
the mbox format, but hopefully I can create it... Isn't it just a
concatenation of all the individual files as a single file? There's
probably more to it, but hopefully it is doable without too much difficulty.

On Wed, Jun 8, 2016 at 3:22 PM, Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:

> On 06/08/2016 01:01 AM, John Poltorak wrote:
> > Is it possible to import archived msgs which are in a digest form,
> > originally from a Mailman mailing list, into a new mailing list?
> Maybe, but that's not the best way. The tool is Mailman's bin/arch. Run
> it with --help to see it's doc.
> The input must be in *nix mbox format. You can convert a digest, but the
> best way is if you still have access to the old list, the
> archives/private/LIST.mbox/LIST.mbox file already has the messages with
> all headers which a digest doesn't have.
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