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Synchronize IMAP to maildir folders - fast and complete solution with IDLE support?

This is likely to be borderline subjective, but I am searching for good alternatives for command line IMAP to maildir clients: Currently I am using offlineimap, but the docs are lacking, and support ...
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find-like tool to search (recursively) in MailDir folders by size, sender, recipient, attachment name regex, etc

I am not looking for a tool like locate, that works by creating an index in the MailDir, or generating other runtime files there; I am searching for real-time, direct search on live MailDirs. The ...
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what is the correct Courier / Maildir++ email (sub)folder format?

For representing the logical email folder structure, a "Maildir++" format exists that was first implemented by the Courier mail server, thus sometimes also being referred to as the "Courier" format. ...
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Restoring Maildir emails from backup on different machine (so filename conventions differ)

I have GMail synced via IMAP using offlineimap on Machine A and Machine B. I accidentally deleted 5000 messages when trying to sync Machine B. Machine A was off at the time, and so I still have ...
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migrate maildir from evolution to kmail

until recently I used gnome desktop and have now switched to kde plasma. I also want to change mail-client. For imap folders this is not a problem at all, but I did not get it to work for the maildir ...
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Is it normal for Postfix to store old messages in mbox when Maildir is active?

I noticed this output when testing my first Postfix installation: Saved 1 message in /home/USERNAME/mbox Held 1 message in /home/USERNAME/Maildir I have home_mailbox or whatever set to "Maildir/", ...
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fdm mail filtering: avoiding archiving messages that have been "flagged"

I'm using fdm to fetch, filter, sort and archive my email. For archiving mail, I have a "disabled" account called archive that I invoke with fdm -a archive, which makes fdm go through all my various ...
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migrating evolution to thunderbierd and maildir format

By default, thunderbird stores in mbox fromat, when you use Config Editor and search for mail.serverDefaultStoreContractID you find out its value: @mozilla.org/msgstore/berkeleystore;1 If you want to ...