mmarch - Rebuild a Mailman mailing list's archive.


   mmarch [options] <listname> [<mbox>]


   Use  this  command to rebuild the archives for a mailing list.  You may
   want to do this if you edit some messages in an archive, or remove some
   messages from an archive.

   -h, --help

          Print this error message and exit.

   -q, --quiet

          Make the archiver output less verbose.


          First  wipe  out  the original archive before regenerating.  You
          usually want to specify this argument unless  you're  generating
          the archive in chunks.

   -s N, --start=N

          Start indexing at article N, where article 0 is the first in the
          mbox.  Defaults to 0.

   -e M, --end=M

          End indexing at article M.  This script is  not  very  efficient
          with  respect  to  memory management, and for large archives, it
          may not be possible  to  index  the  mbox  entirely.   For  that
          reason, you can specify the start and end article numbers.

   mbox  is the path to a list's complete mbox archive.  Usually this will
   be some path in the archives/private directory.  For example:

   % mmarch mylist archives/private/mylist.mbox/mylist.mbox

   mbox is optional.  If it is missing, it is calculated.


   Author of Mailman is the Mailman Cabal,  see  for
   information.   This   manpage   is   written   by   Tollef   Fog   Heen
   <> for Debian, but may be used by others.


   Mailman    documentation     on     and     in

                              2007-07-14                         MMARCH(8)


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