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onurb 03-10-2003 02:18 PM

Mutt, how to see saved mail
 
In the Mutt mail program, once a message is saved (to /var/spool/mail ) it is not dispayed anymore. How do I view previous saved mails in Mutt ? I can't find the command to the saved-mail-box.

cybergal 03-10-2003 08:53 PM

Check out http://www.mutt.org I haven't tried to retreive messages I have received as I make a paper copy of those I wish to keep. There doesn't seem to be a way to save sent messages other than sending yourself a cc. Other than that, mutt is a very nice mailer.

onurb 03-11-2003 05:34 PM

I've found the way to save outgoing messages in Mutt:
touch ~/sent
in .muttrc where it says folders and Mailboxes;
record (path) value: "~/sent" ( and uncomment it ! )
That should work.

Bruno

cybergal 03-11-2003 10:48 PM

Thanks! Were you able to solve your problem?

onurb 03-12-2003 11:19 AM

Cybergal,
Yes, thanks, in combination with reply 12.34 AM: "c" to change mailboxes ">" for stored inbox-mail , "<" for saved sent-mail.

Bruno


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