[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: A newbie's question

On November 11, 2004 at 17:13, DewGuy1999 wrote:

> If I take the mailbox file and use "Tex-Edit Plus" to change the 
> carriage returns to linefeeds and then save it when I run it through 
> MHonArc I don't get any warning message and end up with the proper 
> number of converted messages.
> Is it possible to have MHonArc deal with this without my having to 
> change the carriage returns to linefeeds beforehand?

You can create a pre-filter script to translate CRs to LFs.  For
example, if you can run a unix (e.g. bash) shell, something like
the following will work:

  tr '\r' '\n' < mailbox | mhonarc -- -

Change "mailbox" to the name of your Eudora mailbox file.  If you have
options you need to pass to mhonarc, put them between "mhonarc" and
the "--".  See <http://www.mhonarc.org/MHonArc/doc/faq/usage.html#stdin>
for more information.


[Index of Archives]     [Bugtraq]     [Yosemite News]     [Mhonarc Home]