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Does anyone know of a system for managing contacts in plain text? I would love some CLI I could use to fuzzy search contacts, making it easy to grab info to my clipboard for using email clients like mutt or aerc.





I don't know of an existing system, but you could look into constructing something using FZF and a plain text file of contacts names and email addresses formatted in a specific way.

https://github.com/junegunn/fzf


  tre-agrep -3 "Joohn Doe" contacts.txt|cut -d':' -f1



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