mha-decode - Decode MIME messages
mha-decode [options] mailfolder ...
mha-decode [options] -single msg.822
mha-decode is a utility program that is part of the MHonArc software
package. mha-decode provides basic MIME decoding for mail messages.
If given mail folders as input, all messages within in the mail folders
will be decoded. All message parts are written to files. If a
filename is specified for a message part, that filename will be used
when writing the part to a file. If no filename is specified in the
message, a unique name will be used based upon the content-type of the
A single message can be decoded by using the "-single" option.
mha-decode takes options available to mhonarc, but only those options
affect parsing of mail folders are applicable: "-conlen", "-mhpattern",
"-msgsep", "-noconlen", "-outdir", "-perlinc", "-rcfile", "-single",
Also, mha-decode supports the following additional options:
Run in message digest mode. When this option is specified, any
embedded "message/rfc822" and "message/news" parts will be saved
instead of recursively decoding any parts contained within.
The documentation for MHonArc is distributed in HTML format. Due to
its size and organization, it is not suited for manpage format.
Consult your system administrator for where the documentation has been
installed, or see "AVAILABILITY" on where you can access the
documentation on the web.
Earl Hood, email@example.com
MHonArc comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY and MHonArc may be copied
only under the terms of the GNU General Public License, which may be
found in the MHonArc distribution.