Sun Java System Messaging Server 6.3 Administration Reference


The imarchive utility supports the AXS-One archiving system for Messaging Server. imarchive reads the AXS-One archive report files and performs one of the following actions:

Requirements: Must be run locally on the Messaging Server. You may run imarchive as rootor as mailsrv.

Location: msg-svr-base/sbin/


imarchive [-s] [-v] [-p dir] 


The options for this command are:



-p dir

Processes archive reports in the specified directory. 


Replaces archived messages with stubs 


Provides verbose logging information. 

If you do not use either the -d option or the -s option, imarchive takes the default action, marking the messages as archived in the message store.


To stub messages, saving 200 bytes of the original message body:

imarchive -s -b 200