download list archive possible?

Ken Murchison murch at
Tue Feb 14 10:42:23 EST 2006

Timo Veith wrote:
> Am Dienstag 14 Februar 2006 15:35 schrieb Ken Murchison:
>>Timo Veith wrote:
>>>Hi list readers,
>>>reading and searching messages in the list archive via http is really
>>>slow. Is it possible to download the whole list archive?
>>I don't believe that we have the list in mbox format for downloading,
>>but we do offer anonymous IMAP access to list archives:
> Thank you for your reply. I found the link in the wiki just a little later 
> after I wrote to the list. Sorry.
> I am trying to use the program offlineimap, to download the whole archive. 
> Can you estimate how much data that will be? Is there any special time 
> prefered to do such performance consuming downloads?

The info-cyrus directory on the server is 305MB.

Kenneth Murchison
Project Cyrus Developer/Maintainer
Carnegie Mellon University

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