Re: using mhonarc to archive mailinglist

2002-10-08 11:59:06
On October 8, 2002 at 08:18, Dennis Slagers wrote:

Maybe stupid, maybe not (I think the first) .. I've retrieved all my
yahoo-groups archive mail and saved it to a MBOX file. 

41.000 messages, 70Mb

Now: using Mhonarc to put it in a nice archive way. 

My index files get TOO big (5 to 7Mb for index.html/thread.html/date.html is
too much)

So searching in archives from mhonarc I find several rc files but none of
the scripts do provide me a way for archiving the stuff in a way which can
be suitable for everyone.

Have a look at <>.  It includes a
mbox-month-pach script which should allow you to import your large
mailbox into mharc's raw mail archive format.

- Indexfiles which makes it possible to 'search/select' at
Year, Month, Week, (messages from 1999 to 2002 in the archive) are selected
With the note that it should be not too big .. 
- Search function (I've to find this out what's needed, that's reading the

mharc provides integration with Namazu to provide full-text searching.

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If you try it out and have any questions, just subscribe and post
your questions there.


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