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IMTAR(1p) Internet Message commands IMTAR(1p)


imtar - archiving utility for mail/news messages




The imtar command is an archiving utility for mail/news messages.

Messages are converted into a single MMDF file ("^A^A^A^A" + MSG + "^A^A^A^A", "^A^A^A^A" + MSG + "^A^A^A^A", ...). You can extract messages by the imget command.

This command is provided by IM (Internet Message).


-s, --src=FOLDER
Set source folder. Default value is "+inbox". "--src=+xxx" is equivalent to "+xxx".
-d, --dst=STRING
Destination MMDF file. Default value is "./msgbox".
-n, --noharm={on,off}
No operation. Show what will happen.
-v, --verbose={on,off}
Print verbose messages when running.
Print debug messages when running.
-h, --help
Display help message and exit.
Output version information and exit.


IM (Internet Message) is copyrighted by IM developing team. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the modified BSD license. See the copyright file for more details.
2016-10-10 IM153