delete messages from the command-line?

OBATA Akio obata at
Thu May 24 10:12:14 EDT 2007

On Thu, 24 May 2007 22:10:50 +0900, mikee <mikee at> wrote:

> I use deliver to put messages directly into the inbox
> or some folder inbox.folder. Is there a similiar way
> to remove messages from a folder? I want to remove messages
> when a folder has more than 1000 messages or the messages
> are older than four days.

Cyrus IMAP Server have expire capability.

Access to the server with 'cyadmin', then type
> mboxcfg inbox.folder expire 4

OBATA Akio / obata at

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