Luke Miller wrote:
I am using the following out of a sendmail alias:
faq-arc: "|/info/mhonarc/bin/mhonarc -add -quiet -news -umask 112 -outdir
And it is only archiving one message in the maillists.html and
threads.html, when a new message comes it it removes the others (leaves
the files but removes the links in the indexes). Any ideas as to what is
doing on here?
Have you tried other umask values (or no -umask option) ? Maybe the
existence check, if there is already an existing archive, is fooled
by 112 that you use. So the archive is (re)created every time you add
In earlier versions of mhonarc you had to specify the value of -umask in
octal notation -umask 0112 (don't remember when this was fixed).