download and parse the attachment coming with emails automatically

Lonnie Olson fungus at
Mon Apr 3 17:40:00 MDT 2006

bibhor dhungel wrote:
> Is it possible to automatically capture the attachment sent to an email
> address before they are downloaded by the client program like outlook? Once
> captured I would like to parse the content of the attachment.

I use a script called

It will strip the attachment from the message(s) and save them in a 
folder separately. It is pretty old, but works for what I need.

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