Importing mail into Thunderbird from Sylpheed
On 11-06-23 06:39 PM, lee wrote:
Frank McCormick<firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Just finished Googling the subject but there doesn't seem to be any
easy way to get mail from Sylpheed into Thunderbird. Does anyone have
,---- [ http://sylpheed.sraoss.jp/doc/faq/en/sylpheed-faq-1.html#d0e177 ]
| Mails are stored in the MH mailfile format as used by MH and EMH.
,---- [ http://kb.mozillazine.org/Importing_and_exporting_your_mail ]
| Thunderbird, Netscape, Mozilla Suite and SeaMonkey use mbox files to
| store the messages for a folder.
,---- [ http://oclug.on.ca/archives/oclug/2005-October/047793.html ]
| Thanks for the tip Dave. As it turned out, Sylpheed itself now has a
| built-in 'export' feature that will convert the default MH format to
| traditional Mbox e.g. File> Export...
See also man formail.
As soon as I figured out Sylpheed can export an MH file, and T'bird
can read it after indexing...everything went fine.
Thank you very much. The links helped.
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