Stupid Mutt Question

Fraser Campbell fraser-eicrhRFjby5dCsDujFhwbypxlwaOVQ5f at
Tue Jul 6 12:36:08 UTC 2004

On July 5, 2004 06:34 pm, Kareem Shehata wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-07-05 at 17:16, John Macdonald wrote:
> > It'll be a matter of setting a line or two in your
> > ~/.muttrc file.  A read of "man muttrc" should find the
> > right setting.
> Yea, RTFM would probably be a really good start here, but mutt being the
> very feature-rich beast that it is (please pardon the pun) the man pages
> are rather long.  I was hoping that someone would be able to help me
> with an easy answer before I dive into the innards of muttrc.

Read about mbox_type and spoolfile in the manpage already mentioned ... though 
I don't recall if those two settings are strictly enough.  Searching the 
manpage for all references to maildir is another obvious approach.

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