Mother is an rc(1) script that provides an experience similar to nedmail(1).
Download it here.
usage: mother [ -d ] [ -f mbox ] [ -p msg ] Commands are of the form [<range>] <command> [args] <range> := <addr> | <addr>,<addr> <command> := a reply to sender and recipients b print the next ten headers d mark for deletion e ... enter message (args passed to upas/marshal) g/regexp/cmd grep headlines for regexp and run cmd on matches h print message headline (,h for all) help print this help message m ... forward mail to address(es) mb ... change to specified mailbox p print the processed message P print the raw message q quit r reply to message s ... store message in specified mailbox u remove deletion mark y synchronize with mail box " print message in quoted form, suitable for reply |cmd pipe the processed message to a command ||cmd pipe the raw message to a command !cmd run a command
A script may be used in conjunction with faces(1) and the plumber(4) to open individual messages (or the entire mailbox) by clicking mb1 on a face in the faces(1) window. Each click produces a new window containing the selected message.
The script: facemother <- read and modify as needed before using
The plumber rule:
# faces -> new mail window for message type is text data matches '[a-zA-Z¡-0-9_\-./]+' data matches '/mail/fs/[a-zA-Z¡-0-9/]+/[0-9]+' plumb to showmail plumb start window -r 646 117 1366 676 facemother $0