Re: How to use Mutt?
On Sat, Jan 19, 2008 at 09:10:05PM +0000, Pantor wrote:
> Right, .muttrc is ready. What's now?
Is it? Then what is the trouble. Are you getting your mail from an ISP?
What are you using for that? AIUI icedove has all this "built-in" when
you click "get mail". Mutt does not. You need to use either fetchmail, or
getmail for that. Then there is the filtering into different mailboxes,
where procmail, maildrop, or even in the MTA itself.
 Well OK, it has to a certain degree, but it seems the general
consensus is to use 3rd party apps.
Also firstname.lastname@example.org is a better list to discuss mutt issues.
I also recommend starting at http://www.mutt.org/
Then look at "abook", "urlview", "muttprint", "lbdb" ...
P.S. Stick with it, mutt is a great program and allows for powerful