Filtering Duplicates (WAS Re: [svlug] RHCE exam)

Jeremy Zawodny Jeremy at Zawodny.com
Thu Jan 9 16:42:49 PST 2003


On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 02:44:39PM -0800, James Leone wrote:
>
> It kind of looks like some kind of infinite loop keeps posting the
> same message on the board.  If there is some kind of technical thing
> going on, I hope I reach the correct person...

I find that a .procmailrc recipie like this works wonders:

### Message-Id based duplicate filter via formail's cache

  :0 Whc: .msgid.lock
  | formail -D 32768 .msgid.cache

  :0 a:
  duplicates

Jeremy
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