maildirsync - simple and efficient Maildir synchronisation utility

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename maildirsync_1.2-2.2_all.deb
Package name maildirsync
Package version 1.2
Package release 2.2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::perl interface::commandline mail role::program scope::utility use::synchronizing works-with::mail
License -
Maintainer Carlos Alberto Silombria Ibarra <>
Download size 23.10 KB
Installed size 54.00 KB
maildirsync is a utility for synchronising Maildir folders between
computers. It uses its own custom protocol for efficient
communication, and uses ssh as its transport.


Package Version Architecture Repository
maildirsync_1.2-2.2_all.deb 1.2 all Debian Main
maildirsync - - -


Name Value
perl >= 5.006


Type URL
Binary Package maildirsync_1.2-2.2_all.deb
Source Package maildirsync

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install maildirsync deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install maildirsync




2016-01-04 - gregor herrmann <>
maildirsync (1.2-2.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "new use-UNIVERSAL.patch break options parsing":
update patch with r8060548654ea from upstream repo.
Thanks to Michael Olbrich for the bug report.
(Closes: #809818)
2015-12-31 - gregor herrmann <>
maildirsync (1.2-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "maildirsync broken with perl 5.22":
add patch use-UNIVERSAL.patch, taken from upstream's svn repo.
Also remove the disabled patch which did something
similar but with ref, which is not recommended (cf. perldoc -f ref).
(Closes: #809198)
2014-09-15 - Carlos Alberto Silombria Ibarra <>
maildirsync (1.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed: perl-5.18's hash randomization breaks the sample script
(and common usage): add patch gpiero.diff. (Closes: #721665).
* Fixed: shebang line should be changed:
add patch gpiero.diff. (Closes: #692745).
* Fixed: Please change the default for `--maildirsync' option:
add patch gpiero.diff. (Closes: #639978).
* Deleted patch, was aplied on the source.
2013-08-30 - gregor herrmann <>
maildirsync (1.2-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS with perl 5.18: POD failure":
add patch pod-5.18.patch from Damyan Ivanov.
(Closes: #720428)
2011-08-24 - Carlos Alberto Silombria Ibarra <>
maildirsync (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer Update. (Closes: #529670).
* Fixed: Failed to sync some mails. (Closes: #356207).
* Fixed: UNIVERSAL->import is deprecated. (Closes: #626126).
* Fixed: Homepage field in debian/control. (Closes: #615237).
* Fixed: Check first if state/backup dir exists. (Closes: #379091).
* Fixed: Use of uninitialized value. (Closes: #440364).
* Bump Standard-Version 3.9.2.
* Bump debian/compat to 7.
* Change URL homepage.
2007-07-20 - Jose Carlos Medeiros <>
maildirsync (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New mantainer. (Closes: #430345)
* Updated to  DH_COMPAT 5.
* Bump Standards-Version: 3.7.2.
* Added debian/watch file.
* Resolved bug accent in manfile.
* Added Homepage to control file.
2005-03-11 - Per Olofsson <>
maildirsync (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Uploading this version to Debian. Closes: #298227.
2004-08-28 - Per Olofsson <>
maildirsync (1.0-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* Initial revision.

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