Re: script to adjust file date/time according to mail header?
- On Mon, Oct 01, 2012 at 05:13:56PM +0200, Pat Erler wrote:
> I have a server on which a restore job went wrong and all files inIf you are, or have access to, a good pythonian or perler (SCNR),
> Maildir have the date of the restore, not of the file creation. Is
> there a script to extract the correct date from the mail headers
> and touch the files itself with the correct date?
this would not be difficult to do. But the question is: why does it
matter? In general a MUA will do sorting based on the headers as
received from the imapd. Thus I am not aware of any such script. I
would suggest that you not worry about it.
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