storing spam and ham as mbox files

mikea mikea at MIKEA.ATH.CX
Thu Jul 17 17:12:58 IST 2003

On Thu, Jul 17, 2003 at 12:01:22PM -0400, Chad Rismiller wrote:
> mikea wrote:
> > Is there a way to store ham and spam as mbox files, or just to
> > concatenate all the ham to one file and all the spam to another?
> >
> > I know about Non Spam Actions, High Scoring Spam Actions, and Spam
> > Actions, but these (at least in the MailScanner version I have) just
> > store to directories in the quarantine subtree, and then only as
> > queue files.
> If you quarantine your spam, then just run df2mbox located in the
> MailScanner/bin directory.  This will turn all your qf and df files into
> mbox files.  I run mine like this:
> df2mbox /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine/*

Thanks! I was unaware of that utility!

Mike Andrews
mikea at
Tired old sysadmin since 1964

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