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Re: What am I missing without mutt?

On Sun, Feb 03, 2008 at 06:25:08PM -0500, Celejar wrote:
> On Sun, 3 Feb 2008 11:33:55 -0800
> Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com> wrote:
> > So for me, the easy fast ssh access to mail is the #1 thing about
> > mutt. 
> Can't one just tunnel any MUA through ssh, with something like 'ssh -L
> 110:remote_host:110'?

sure, though I don't know the details. What I mean is that being a
console app, and since I'm routinely ssh'ed in to my box anyway, mutt
has made imap unecessary for me. Ssh to my already running mutt
instance is like having the access of webmail with the convenience of
an MUA that sucks less. 

And I don't have to maintain mailer configs anywhere but my main


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