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A Programmatically Accessible Email Archive?

scotpurl You're talking about SQL storage of messages (61 comments)


is one starting point, but there are a few others.

You're basically replacing /var/spool/mail with an SQL back-end. Things like MBOX or IMAP will suck for dealing with millions of records/messages, but SQL should handle it easily.

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