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arnold at skeeve.com arnold at skeeve.com
Mon Jun 25 23:41:56 AEST 2018

Michael Parson <mparson at bl.org> wrote:

> On 2018-06-25 01:15, arnold at skeeve.com wrote:
> > So what is the alternative?  I've been using it [procmail] for years with
> > a pretty static setup to route incoming mail to different places.
> > I need *something* to do what it does.
> Sieve[0] is what I've seen suggested a bit.  I've skimmed over the docs 
> some, but haven't invested the time in figuring out how much effort 
> would be involved in replacing procmail with it, at first glance, it 
> does not seem to be a drop-in replacement.
> -- 
> Michael Parson
> Pflugerville, TX
> [0] http://sieve.info/

Thanks for the answer.  This looks medium complicated.

It's starting to feel like I could do this myself in my favorite
programming language (gawk) simply by writing a library to parse 
the headers and then writing awk code to check things and send emails
to the right place.

If I didn't already have more side projects than I can curently handle ...



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