spam in an inbox.
Eduardo Viruena Silva
mrspock at esfm.ipn.mx
Sat Apr 10 17:20:16 PDT 2004
On Sat, 10 Apr 2004, albi wrote:
> On Sat, 10 Apr 2004 15:03:09 -0500 (CDT)
> Eduardo Viruena Silva <mrspock at esfm.ipn.mx> wrote:
> > I have a system that uses procmail & spamassassing to filter spam, but
> > there is an old account of a friend of mine that had not activated
> > its filter and received a lot of spam messages.
> > Now, we have his inbox and about 9000 messages which are spam and
> > messages he wants to read.
> > Is it possible now to filter the already received messages and
> > discard the spam from them?
> > How can I do that?
> hi, take a look at the manual-page of "formail", it's part of procmail
> afaik, a Google-search for "formail filter" might help
Thanks, something like:
formail -s procmail -m .procmailrc < inbox
did the job.
Thank you, again.
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