imget(1) get mail/news messages


imget [OPTIONS]


The imget command incorporates messages from mail/news servers.

This command is provided by IM (Internet Message).


-s, --src=STRING
Message source: 'local[:path_of_mailbox]', 'pop[/APOP|/RPOP|/POP][:user][@host]', 'imap[[/AUTH|/LOGIN]|%folder[//AUTH|//LOGIN]][:user][@host]', 'nntp:group[@host]', or 'stdin'.
-d, --dst=STRING
Message destination: ``+folder'' or ``''.
-n, --noscan={on,off}
No scan listings.
-o, --scaninboxonly={on,off}
Do not show scanned-lines if InboxFolder != dst.
-f, --form=STRING
Scan format. Default value is ``%+5n %m%d %-14A %S || %b''.
-b, --buffer={on,off}
Make output data buffered.
-j, --jissafe={on,off}
Safe manner for JIS. Default value is ``on''.
-w, --width=NUM
Width of result for scan listings. Default value is 80.
-l, --lock=STRING
Local mailbox locking style (none, flock, file). Default value is ``flock''.
-r, --rpath=STRING
Conversion of UNIX From line into Return-Path: (append, ignore, replace). Default value is ``append''.
-k, --keep=NUM
Preserve messages. Default value is 0.

(POP: in days; 0=delete immediately, -1=preserve forever)

(otherwise: 0=delete immediately, non0=preserve forever)

-p, --protokeep=STRING
Protocol type to use for keeping messages on POP (UIDL, LAST, STATUS, MSGID). Timed out deletion is not supported with LAST. Default value is ``UIDL''.
-u, --usecl={on,off}
Use value of Content-Length header for delimitation. (effective only if source of messages is local).
-c, --count=NUM
Number of messages to be gotten in a process (NNTP).
-m, --mode=STRING
Processing mode: ``get'', ``from'' or ``check''. Default value is ``get''.
-a, --assoc=STRING
Association list: dst1=src1;dst2=src2;... This overrides --dst and --src options.
-x, --mimedecodequoted={on,off}
Decode broken mime-encoded strings.
-S, --sshserver=SERVER
SSH port relay server.
-q, --quiet={on,off}
Do not show any messages.
-v, --verbose={on,off}
Print verbose messages when running.
Print debug messages when running.
-h, --help
Display help message and exit.
Output version information and exit.


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