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From: Konstantin Ryabitsev <>
To: Joey Pabalinas <>,
	Joe Perches <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,,
	Linus Torvalds <>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Subject: Re: [RFC] LKML Archive in Maildir Format
Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2018 14:55:05 -0500
Message-ID: <20181216195505.GB7732@pure.paranoia.local> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Sun, Dec 16, 2018 at 09:21:35AM -1000, Joey Pabalinas wrote:
> That was my first attempt, but the ducumentation for the public-inbox
> format is sort of terrible, 

I'm surprised you think so, because it's basically a simple file called
"m" that is updated on each commit and contains the body of the

> and after a few hours trying to convert it to Maildir I just gave up.

It's as easy as something like this:

for commit in $(git rev-list master); do:
  git show $commit:m > maildir/new/$commit

You have to do it per each of the shards for the complete archive.


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Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-12-16 19:06 Joey Pabalinas
2018-12-16 19:17 ` Joe Perches
2018-12-16 19:21   ` Joey Pabalinas
2018-12-16 19:55     ` Konstantin Ryabitsev [this message]
2018-12-16 21:55       ` Joey Pabalinas
2018-12-18 20:26     ` Jasper Spaans
2018-12-18 22:53       ` Joey Pabalinas
2018-12-16 19:46 ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2018-12-16 19:53   ` Joey Pabalinas
2019-01-04  1:35     ` Eric Wong
2019-03-05 20:48       ` Bjorn Helgaas
2019-03-05 23:26         ` Eric Wong
2019-03-06 20:50           ` Bjorn Helgaas
2019-03-07  3:44             ` Eric Wong

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