python library for mail/news message headers & bodies?

Chris Rebert clp2 at
Tue Oct 26 04:31:45 CEST 2010

On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 7:18 PM, Arthur Divot <arthur at> wrote:
> Is there a python library equivalent to Perl's News::Article
> (load a file containing a news or mail message into an
> object, manipulate the headers and body, create a new empty
> one, save one to a file)?

The `email` package in the std lib?:

The Global Module Index is your friend:


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