Mailing List Stats
Mailing List Stats is a command line based tool used to analyze mboxes. It downloads the mboxes in a directory where database will be created. It stores all the information which is contained in a e-mail.
Licensed under GNU General Public License (GPL), version 2 or later.
$ git clone git://github.com/MetricsGrimoire/MailingListStats.git
mlstats needs the following dependencies (either MySQL or PostgresQL):
- postgresql-server (it has been tested with 8.4 and 9.1)
You can install MLStats running setup.py script:
# python setup.py install
If you don't have root privileges, use the
--prefix option to indicate
the directory where
mlstats will be installed. For more details, take a
look at the help of the installer:
$ python setup.py install --help
You are ready to use
More options, and a more detailed info about the options, can be
learnt by running
The backend postgres requires the database already exists. The creation
of tables must be done manually. There is a SQL script with the schema
db/data_model_pg.sql that can be used for this purpose.
[To be written]
Source code, wiki and it is available on Github.
Please write to the developers mailing at email@example.com
If you want to receive updates about new versions, and keep in touch with the development team, consider subscribing to the mailing list. It is a very low traffic list (< 1 msg a day):
mlstats has been originally developed by the GSyC/LibreSoft group at
the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos in Mostoles, near Madrid (Spain). It is
part of a wider research on libre software engineering, aimed to gain
knowledge on how libre software is developed and maintained.
- Israel Herraiz
- Jorge Gascon Perez