[Dovecot] OT: Counting emails in IMAP folders
prosmart at jamesons.com.au
Mon Nov 17 04:08:20 EET 2008
Jose Celestino wrote:
> Words by Nigel Allen [Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 12:51:32PM +1100]:
>> I have a customer who has mail server running dovecot with an IMAP
>> account (Customers) which contains hundreds of folders (one per customer).
>> Looks like this:
>> Fred Smith and Co
>> Joe Blogss
>> They have a requirement to report monthly on the total number of emails
>> added to each customers' folder during the month.
>> Basically I need to be able to run some kind of command line query that
>> will give me each of the sub-folder names and the number of emails added
>> to the folder for that month (or other user-specified time period).
>> Any ideas please?
> Will do that over imap or on the filesystem? Are you using maildir,
> mbox, dbox?
We can do it over imap or on the server (FC6). They are using maildir.
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