IMAPFilter is a mail filtering utility. It connects to remote mail servers
using the Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP), sends searching queries to
the server and processes mailboxes based on the results. It can be used to
delete, copy, move, flag, etc. messages residing in mailboxes at the same or
different mail servers. The 4rev1 and 4 versions of the IMAP protocol are
IMAPFilter uses the Lua programming language as a configuration and extension
All the changes in each new release up to the latest are in the NEWS file.
Compile time requirements are Lua (version 5.2 or 5.1), the PCRE library, and
the OpenSSL library.
Compile and install the program:
There is detailed description of the command line options in the
imapfilter(1) manual page, and of the configuration file format in the
imapfilter_config(5) manual page.
There are also more configuration examples in the samples/config.lua file,
and some examples of extensions through Lua in the samples/extend.lua file.
Released under the terms and conditions of the MIT/X11 license, included in
the LICENSE file.
See AUTHORS file.