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Linux.com: Automatically Add Contacts to KAddressBook with KBBDB

Oct 27, 2006, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mayank Sharma)

"Managing your address book and appending new addresses can get tiresome. If your email client is KMail, KBBDB can help with part of the job. This Perl-based filter sits idle waiting for messages to show up, then extracts any new sender's email address into KAddressBook.

"The utility is inspired by the Insidious Big Brother Database (BBDB), which is a contact management utility for Emacs. If you use [X]Emacs as an email client, BBDB can watch incoming messages, and whenever a new email address is spotted, it automatically adds it to the contact list, maintained in its own database..."

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