Sync back local emails modification
konubinixweb at gmail.com
Thu Oct 22 18:16:09 BST 2015
Mario D'Amore <kidpixo <at> gmail.com> writes:
> I wrote a small python script to strip attachment from my email and save them,
> leavin a lot smaller file behind.
I wanted to do this for a long time now. I would be very grateful if you could
> My steps were:
> - Saved locally my emails in maildir with offlineimap from a Gmail account
> - Run my script that:
> - saved all the attachments in a directory structure like the IMAP folder
> - change the MIME part to text/plain with a warning about the location of
> the detached file.
> The problem is that offlineimap doens't recognize the modification of the
> email and thus doesn't sync the smaller email to the IMAP server.
> It's worth to mention that the email have the exact same name and stay in the
> same folder after the script run.
> Can I 'force' the locale>remote sync in some way?
I have exactly the same need. It makes me feel better to see that I am not alone
in this situation :-).
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