[Users] How to save all attachments from all emails in a folder?

Andrej Kacian ticho at claws-mail.org
Fri Mar 2 20:52:29 CET 2018

On Fri, 2 Mar 2018 20:40:49 +0200
Removed GDPR <removed-gdpr at example.com> wrote:

> > That looks like you're hitting the shell command length limit
> > ("getconf ARG_MAX" to see the exact limit), since this action seems
> > to try doing it all in one command.  
> I suppose that is due to how claws handles the action command, no?
> Can you suggest an improvement so that no limits are hit and that only
> the attachments are extracted (i.e. without those mm.* files)?

Not at the moment, no. Either the actions system would have to be
changed to allow separate handling of each selected message, or the
already existing Attachment Remover plugin could be enhanced to be able
to save attachments, instead of removing them (and perhaps renamed to
Attachment Handler? :) ).


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