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Previous: Remote Mailboxes, Up: Rmail

37.21 Retrieving Mail from Local Mailboxes in Various Formats

If your incoming mail is stored on a local machine in a format other than UNIX mailbox, you will need the mailutils movemail to retrieve it. See Movemail, for the detailed description of movemail versions.

For example, to retrieve mail from a maildir inbox located in /var/spool/mail/in, you would set the following in Rmail inbox list:


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