Re: Can metamail be disabled in elm?
On Mon, 4 Mar 1996, Bruce Perens wrote:
> > Ick. I'd consider doing an elm-mime and elm-nomime that both provide elm and
> > conflict with each other. One with mime, depending on metamail, one without.
> You really can't make it configure itself at run-time?
There's an undocumented environment variable that elm checks,
NOMETAMAIL (showmsg.c, line 209).
Guess what happens if it's set.
Getting elm to also support a nometamail boolean in the rc file should