[Users] Some questions from a possible new user

Michael Rasmussen mir at miras.org
Fri Dec 16 18:18:59 CET 2011

On Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:58:18 +0000
Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:

> Hmm, but how exactly?  I.e.  I have installed/loaded the plugin and I
> have pointed claws at a directory hierarchy full of mbox mailboxes - and
> nothing useful happens. 
I assume the folders in question are related to a configured account?

> What's not clear (to me anyway) is, when the mailmbox plugin is loaded,
> whether claws will *only* work with mbox files or what.  Also, can it
> cope with a directory hierarchy full of mbox files, will it 'see' them
> all without me having to do any more?  If I have to tell it about each
> mbox individually it's going to be a bit laborious, a quick count using
> wc suggests there's something like 1000 of them.
In the folder view right-click on the account->Check for new folders

Does this discover the hole directory tree?

Michael Rasmussen

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