Re: Looking for someone to get MHonArc working...

2011-11-14 14:53:01

On Nov 14, 2011, at 1:12 PM, Earl Hood wrote:

On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 11:32 AM,  <Antony(_at_)demanuele(_dot_)net> wrote:
I run LetterRip Pro on a Mac G5 machine. mhonarc itself is run on a Linux 
machine (along with the web server).
Out of curiosity, i sit possible to run mhonarc on a Mac OS X server?

It should be, since OS X provides a unix-based operating

mhonarc does have code to deal with older MacOS environments,
but I do not recall if anyone has confirmed mhonarc usage under
OS X.  I do not own any Mac's so I am unable to confirm.

Yes, mHonarc does run on the mac, as I've installed it and used it to manually 
archive large mail folders for other use.

There's a GUI front-end plus the executable available here:


This is entirely self-contained, so no other downloads need to be done.

You can also install MHonarc as a standard command-line tool, since OS X 
supports Perl just fine. There MAY be some perl modules that would need 
installing from CPAN, I cannot remember what ones I needed to install when I 
tried that version.

Bruce Johnson
University of Arizona
College of Pharmacy
Information Technology Group

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