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[REBOL] Re: E-mail header info strip-off

From: mbicanic:open:hr at: 11-Jun-2001 21:45

Hi Petr, PK> I am just curious - has anyone investigated NS mail format file + PK> indexes? What do I really like about NS (and that's exactly the reason I PK> still use NS) is - it's mail and news app. I like text form storage, as PK> opposed to binary one of Outlook Express. PK> Parsing NS mail inbox is not a problem, but the problem is - if it is PK> possible and easy to use NS index files. If so, we could easily build NS PK> mailer replacement, while still allowing to share the same mailbox PK> between REBOL/View app, and NS itself ... PK> -pekr- I don't know if this helps, but: AFAIK NS will create index file for when you start it and there is no index for mbox file in mail directory. In this way NS can import mbox from (eg.)Pine. So if you edit mbox from REBOL you need to "just" delete index file. I think that there is an update in NS menu that allow you to update mbox-es, and you don't need to restart it. PS I don't have NS at home to experiment, so try it on your risk... :) regards.mb