Monthly Archives: June 2011

Check your email into git using procmail

In this blog post you will see how I commit my email into git one message at a time, as it is delivered, using procmail. This is a simple three-step process: Write a program to commit an email to git. This is the shell script I use; I named it ~/.bin/commit-an-email . It constructs a […]

One big mutt inbox, filtered after-the-fact using procmail

This article shows how to configure mutt and procmail to drop all emails into one big inbox which is then filtered, after you’ve read the email, into a distinct mailbox. For example, emails from your friends, girlfriend(s), sysadmin, and bank all show up in your inbox; after reading each they are sent to =friends/, =romances/, […]