Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of MuttAdvocacy


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Timestamp:
Oct 14, 2013 7:22:45 PM (4 years ago)
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MichaelRay
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Mutt not mutt (?). minor changes.

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  • MuttAdvocacy

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    1111If you spend the little more time to set it all up properly, it
    1212will quickly pay off in your daily work. What you save with
    13 "ready-to-fire" all-in-1 tools at the beginning, you lose later
    14 compared to mutt's and its employed tools' powers.
    15 While mutt's defaults might satisfy mediocre use, to adapt it well
    16 to your personal needs you must put in effort. This includes
    17 compilation setup and run-time configuration as well as employing
    18 the proper suite of tools as necessary to add functionality a MUA
     13"ready-to-use" all-in-one tools at the beginning, you lose later
     14compared to the power of Mutt and its powerful tools.
     15While mutt's defaults might satisfy basic use, to adapt it well
     16to your personal needs you must put in a little extra effort. This includes
     17compilation setup and run-time configuration. Also employing
     18the proper suite of tools to add functionality a MUA
    1919is not intended to provide.
    2020
    2121If you need MTA functionality, use an MTA. Generic MIME handling?
    22 Try mailcap. If you need encryption, use an encryption program. A
    23 mixed-use client probably won't offer as good (capable, easy to
    24 use, secure, efficient) an implementation of the desired functions
     22Try mailcap. If you need encryption use an encryption program. A
     23mixed-use client typically won't offer as good, capable, easy to
     24use, secure, and efficient an implementation of the desired functions
    2525as a dedicated tool.
    2626----
    2727
    2828Here you can find some reviews of other sites to help you decide
    29 whether mutt is worth the effort to get started with it. If you
     29whether Mutt is worth the effort to get started with it. If you
    3030find some new ones, append them.
    3131
     
    3434  * part 2: http://www.linuxnovice.org/main_software.php3?VIEW=VIEW&t_id=164
    3535 * Mark Stosberg's Mutt Fan & Tip Page: http://mark.stosberg.com/Tech/mutt.html
    36  * Tribute to mutt - a pics web page using mutt style
    37   * Beware: pics contain nudity/ offensive material, don't look at them/ turn off images,
    38   * just enjoy the interface at your own risk: http://dusky.sk/halbot/
     36 * Tribute to mutt (NSFW) - a web page using mutt style (warning: nudity)
     37  * http://dusky.sk/halbot/