Ubuntu/Linux: Open .eml file without Thunderbird/KMail/Evolution

For the love of command line tools, instead of the visual/heavy Thunderbird/KMail or Evolution.

sudo apt-get install mpack

Then to extract the eml contents

munpack 1.eml

References

http://www.zyxware.com/articles/626/how-to-open-eml-files-and-included-attachments-in-ubuntu-or-any-other-gnu-linux-distro#comment-13698

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2 thoughts on “Ubuntu/Linux: Open .eml file without Thunderbird/KMail/Evolution

  1. Thank You..
    It worked for me.
    I usually download directly from Geary, but this time i found that geary cannot separate the attachment, and mpack do the trick..

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