N-way parallel mail retrieval with getmail and bash

I wrote a pretty sweet script tonight. It parallelizes the getmail retrieval process, while still printing prefixes so I know which accounts download which messages. This means that instead of my mail fetching process taking sum(i1,…,in), where i is the length of time for a given mail retrieval, my fetching process now takes max(i1,…,in). #!/bin/sh … Continue reading N-way parallel mail retrieval with getmail and bash

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About Me

This is Andrew Montalenti’s personal site for code, essays, and ideas. Andrew is the current Chief Product Officer (and founding CTO) of Parse.ly. He’s a long-time Pythonista, as well as a founder of startups and other projects. He codes primarily in Python, JavaScript, Clojure, and C. Andrew is also an engineering manager who has been … Continue reading About Me