Re: [greenstone-users] Collection based on emails from MS Outlook

From John R. McPherson
DateTue, 17 Jan 2006 08:45:47 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Collection based on emails from MS Outlook
In-Reply-To (20060113043740-50089-qmail-web8407-mail-in-yahoo-com)
On Fri, Jan 13, 2006 at 04:37:40AM +0000, Sharad Jadhav wrote:
> Hi,
> Is it possible to build collection of emails from Microsoft
> Outlook (file extension of emails is .msg). If someone has already
> tried this, please let me know how one can do this. I have tried
> with the EmailPlug, but I think it doesnot support files with .msg
> extensions.

This should be fine, as the .msg files are emails in plain text format.
You need to tell greenstone that EmailPlug should process files ending
in .msg, either by adding something like
plugin EmailPlug -process_exp ".msg$"
into the collection's collect.cfg file, or by configuring it in the
GLI program.

John McPherson