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Old 04-01-2008, 12:55 PM   #1
carlosinfl
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Using Mutt To Read Email


When I am attempting to read email using mutt:

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[carlwill@mail ~]$ mutt -f Maildir/
I am always asked:

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/home/carlwill/Mail does not exist. Create it? ([yes]/no):
I always say "No" but this is rather annoying and I don't understand why Mutt wants to create this file. Is there a way to disable this? I read the man page for Mutt and perhaps I missed it but if anyone could assist me, I would be greatly appreciated!
 
Old 04-01-2008, 01:47 PM   #2
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I think you might want to set your mailbox in muttrc to ~/Maildir/. Maybe it is looking for a default mailbox in ~/Mail...
 
  


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