Check your unread messages in Gmail, from terminal

On September 24, 2009, in gmail, terminal, by Dipin Krishna

Using the following command, you can check your unread messages in gmail, from terminal:

$ curl -u username –silent “https://mail.google.com/mail/feed/atom” | perl -ne ‘print “\t” if //; print “$2\n” if /(.*)/;’

replace username with your gmail username.

This command will promt for your password, enter it and view your unread in your gmail account .


 

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