From: "David W. Tamkin" <dattier(_at_)panix(_dot_)com>
Dallman answered Niki,
| I still maintain that it's wasteful, though, to call
| date for every mail you get when the information is
| valid for a month at a time. Consider having cron
| update that information, too.
If your incoming messages have From_ lines, procmail (which you're running
anyway) can get the month of arrival from there and you don't need even the
Yup. And I said as much in my first reply on this thread.
But anyway, he's already running cron monthly, so updating
an informational date-file for procmail in the same run
is no biggie.
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