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example of reading the www-talk 1991-1994 mbox archive with python
#!/usr/bin/env python
# prints the subject lines for the www-talk 1991-1994 email archive
import os
import mailbox
os.system("tar xvfz www-talk_1991-1994.tar.gz")
for mbox_file in os.listdir("www-talk_1991-1994/data"):
for msg in mailbox.mbox("www-talk_1991-1994/data/" + mbox_file):
print msg["subject"]
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