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1 git-mailsplit(1)
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3
4 NAME
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6 git-mailsplit - Totally braindamaged mbox splitter program.
7
8 SYNOPSIS
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10 'git-mailsplit' [-b] [-f<nn>] [-d<prec>] -o<directory> [--] [<mbox>...]
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12 DESCRIPTION
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14 Splits a mbox file into a list of files: "0001" "0002" .. in the specified
15 directory so you can process them further from there.
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17 OPTIONS
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19 <mbox>::
20 Mbox file to split. If not given, the mbox is read from
21 the standard input.
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23 <directory>::
24 Directory in which to place the individual messages.
25
26 -b::
27 If any file doesn't begin with a From line, assume it is a
28 single mail message instead of signalling error.
29
30 -d<prec>::
31 Instead of the default 4 digits with leading zeros,
32 different precision can be specified for the generated
33 filenames.
34
35 -f<nn>::
36 Skip the first <nn> numbers, for example if -f3 is specified,
37 start the numbering with 0004.
38
39 Author
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41 Written by Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
42 and Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
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44
45 Documentation
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47 Documentation by Junio C Hamano and the git-list <git@vger.kernel.org>.
48
49 GIT
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51 Part of the gitlink:git[7] suite
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