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Re: mpop - download just one single email (or a batch of 10) and stop/ exit?




On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:52:43 +1000
Zenaan Harkness <zenaan@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Does anyone know if mpop can be used to download just a single email,
> or a batch of say 10 emails, and then stop or exit?
> 
> This would be useful when my boondocks internet is shaped and the
> emails have piled up, and I just want to download a few whilst
> leaving the rest to be downloaded later.

Hm, it doesn't look like mpop has such an option. Getmail, however, does:

http://pyropus.ca/software/getmail/configuration.html#conf-options

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