Tools to get a report of which folders have new mail?

Remo Mattei rm at
Tue Jul 19 03:51:16 UTC 2022

Are you using maildrop or flat files In your config? If you are using maildrop where there is a file for each file then you could use free into the folder new but I do not know what config you have check tre command and see if that does some of what you want. 

> Il giorno 18 lug 2022, alle ore 20:20, Steve Litt <slitt at> ha scritto:
> Hi all,
> I use a Dovecot IMAP server on my Linux desktop computer, and I'm
> pretty good at writing shellscripts. Is there any way I could use
> doveadm or other tools to create a report that shows all my folders in a
> hierarchy? Also, is there a way to show only those with new mail?
> Thanks,
> SteveT
> Steve Litt 
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