Increasing number of backup emails

Cyndi Norwitz cyndi at
Fri Sep 15 11:38:00 CEST 2006

Thanks for the responses.

David says to change the number to 1000 and Patrick says to change it to
3000.  Which will give me 1000 backups?  I wasn't sure if the 3 had to do
with number of letters/numbers in the filename...

So is it 

:0 ic
| cd ~/mail/backup && rm -f dummy `ls -t msg.* | sed -e 1,3000d`


:0 ic
| cd ~/mail/backup && rm -f dummy `ls -t msg.* | sed -e 1,1000d`



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