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Re: exim/procmail & mutt: some mboxes read as 'new', others don't

On Mon, Jul 24, 2000 at 11:40:49AM -0500, Will Trillich wrote:

> and haven't figured it out: mutt's confused about which mboxes have new
> mail....

if i'm not mistaken, you tell mutt which mailboxes it should check for new
mail with the 'mailboxes = ' statement in .muttrc.

> mutt correctly knows when 'inbox', 'debian/user' and 'serensoft'
> contain new mail, but not 'webmaster*', 'root', or any of the

check for that line in your ~/.muttrc (or /etc/Muttrc): it should have
'mailboxes = ! =debian/user =serensoft'. just add the other mailboxes at the

good luck,


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