ADGNUMAILCONVERTER(1) General Commands Manual ADGNUMAILCONVERTER(1)
ADGNUMAILCONVERTER - Convert GNUMail addresses to Addresses format
adgnumailconverter converts old GNUMail addresses to Addresses format.
The program uses the following heuristic to split GNUMail's name field into Addresses's
first/last name fields:
1. Name contains a ",": Split it at the "," and put the first part into last name and
the second part into first name.
"Mueller, Fritz" -> "Mueller", "Fritz"
2. Name doesn't contain a ",": Split it at spaces and put the last part into last name
and everything else into first name.
"Johnny B. Goode" -> "Goode", "Johnny B."
adgnumailconverter only takes the filename of the GNUstep address book to convert (usually
Addresses for GNUstep was written by Bjoern Giesler.
This manual page was written by Hubert Chan for the Debian project (but may be used by
November 16, 2006 ADGNUMAILCONVERTER(1)