htmlview hanging in mutt
i can't read the email of two of my new co-workers. it appears to be
just normal html-formatted email (does anyone have a procmail script
to neatly delete those attachments of html-formatted messages, btw?),
and i can view the message *after* deleting the formatting attachment
-- but when i try to view it from within mutt, mutt hangs on the
Invoking autoview command: /usr/bin/htmlview '/tmp/muttBlS3Uc'
if i check out ps for what's going on and do a `killall links` (there
are usually two running for every email i try to open), it will kill
the hanging process, and let me view garbage. if i *then* delete the
attachment, then i can see the message.
this is really frustrating! i've never run into this kind of garbling
the relevant (afaict) headers are as follows:
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook CWS, Build 9.0.6604 (9.0.2911.0)
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2800.1106
i'm using mutt 1.2.5 (hm, time to get my sysadmin to upgrade!), fwiw.
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