1 unstable release

0.1.0 Apr 10, 2024

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MIT and GPL-3.0-or-later


Neverest CLI

CLI to synchronize and backup emails,
based on email-lib


  • IMAP support
  • Maildir and Notmuch support
  • Synchronization of two backends together (folders and emails)
  • Partial sync based on filters (folders name and envelopes date)
  • Restricted sync based on permissions (folder/flag/message create/update/delete)


Packaging status
# Cargo
$ cargo install neverest

# Nix
$ nix-env -i neverest

See the documentation for other installation methods.


Please read the documentation.


Please read the contributing guide for more detailed information.

A bug tracker is available on SourceHut. [send an email]

A mailing list is available on SourceHut. [send an email] [subscribe] [unsubscribe]

If you want to report a bug, please send an email at ~soywod/pimalaya@todo.sr.ht.

If you want to propose a feature or fix a bug, please send a patch at ~soywod/pimalaya@lists.sr.ht. The simplest way to send a patch is to use git send-email, follow this guide to configure git properly.

If you just want to discuss about the project, feel free to join the Matrix workspace #pimalaya.neverest or contact me directly @soywod. You can also use the mailing list.



Special thanks to the NLnet foundation and the European Commission that helped the project to receive financial support from:

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~1M SLoC