In other words, is there a recommended and robust way to export from
Outlook (.pst) files to anything 'open' (i.e, non-MS proprietary)?
Most of the folks I work with store everything in flat, ASCII-text
files, and use a bunch of utilities to search/manage/parse files
looking for particular strings (i.e., have 10+ GB of compressed text
files I've output from Eudora and T'bird, which covers about 95% of
the email I've sent over the past 5 years or so...).
My institution is moving to an Outlook/Exchange setup, and
could probably learn to live with Outlook for most things (learning
curve to do most things was