Automatic archival and expiration of messages?

Bernhard Erdmann be at
Sun Feb 1 06:23:34 EST 2004

Mark London wrote:
> In order to keep INBOX to a reasonable size, I would like to set up an 
> automatic system that would automatically move old messages from INBOX 
> to another folder.  Any suggestions? Thanks. -  Mark

Some sort of

find user/mark -maxdepth 1 -type f -mtime +100 -exec mv {} 
user/mark/oldmail \;
reconstruct user.mark
reconstruct user.mark.oldmail

could help. I don't know what happens to IMAP flags this way. Maybe the 
IMAP approach would be better, i.e. using Perl to talk IMAP to move your 

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