how fetch zlibed mails with doveadm

Aki Tuomi aki.tuomi at
Mon Aug 31 13:01:30 EEST 2020

> On 31/08/2020 12:55 rudolf at wrote:
> Hey there,
> i need some help with an administrativ dovecot question.
> I run a dovecot 2.2.33 ubuntu server with mdbox and „zlib_save = gz zlib_save_level = 6“. Now i want to fetch the mailheader from some mails via doveadm fetch -u <user> hdr uid <uid>. The only thing what i receive is some binary stuff. Is there a way, i can tell the dovemadm fetch command, that he should deflate the output for me?
> Yours sincerely
> Pascal Rudolf

This should happen automatically. Can you provide `doveconf -n`?


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