Changes between Version 17 and Version 18 of MuttFaq


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Oct 27, 2013 1:14:17 PM (4 years ago)
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  • MuttFaq

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    11Welcome to the Mutt FAQ!
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    3 [[br]]Wiki-wide search is available using the wiki-search box or search by page using your browser's 'search' function.
     3[[br]]Wiki-wide search is available using the wiki-search box. Search by page using your browser's 'search' function.
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    55[[br]]''Read [http://www.mutt.org/doc/manual.txt manual.txt] for solutions to your problems{{{!}}}'' Relevant answers to your questions are in the manual.
     
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    12  *    Most Frequently Asked Questions & Answers
    13   *       Where is the Mutt manual? - look for "manual.txt" on MuttWiki
     12  *    Most Frequently Asked Questions & Answers
     13  *       Where is the Mutt manual? - look for "manual.txt" on the MuttWiki page.
    1414  *       I upgraded mutt, why does my old muttrc give errors? - read the !ChangeLog in source package for changed features and new manual.txt passages for problem items.
    1515  *       I'm using only IMAP folders, yet mutt still queries about local folders, why? - see MuttFaq/RemoteFolder
     
    1717  *       How do I configure Mutt to use a remote SMTP server to send mail? - see MuttFaq/Sendmail
    1818  *       Can Mutt show the (new) message count in the folder browser? - see MuttFaq/Display
    19   *       Where can I find good config files (muttrc)? - see ConfigList + ConfigTricks
     19  *       Where can I find good mutt config files (muttrc)? - see ConfigList + ConfigTricks
    2020  *       Mutt config is static, how to make it dynamic (with "if"-conditions) even without ScriptSupport? - see MuttFaq/Misc
    21    *       How to find the reason for muttrc errors?
    22    *       Why do identical configs on 2 different machines fail? - see DebugConfig
     21  *       How to find the reason for muttrc errors?
     22  *       Why do identical configs on 2 different machines fail? - see DebugConfig
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    24  *    MuttFaq/Action (interactive)
     24  *    MuttFaq/Action (interactive)
    2525  *      What's the key (-binding) for function XYZ?
    26   *      How to "move", "save"?
    27   *      How do I save/delete/copy/print/pipe multiple / several messages?
    28   *      How to search/ tag/ match/ view only specific messages?
     26  *      How to "move" or "save"?
     27  *      How do I save / delete / copy / print / pipe multiple or several messages?
     28  *      How to search / tag / match / view only specific messages?
    2929  *      How to mark a message as "read"?
    3030  *      How to actually delete messages marked for deletion or save read messages to "mbox"es without having to quit?
    31   *      I want to use buttons with my mouse!
     31  *      How do I use buttons with my mouse!?
    3232  *      How to see the "mailboxes" folders with new mail as with "-y" option without restarting mutt?
    33   *      How to create a new folder?
     33  *      How do I create a new folder?
    3434  *      When paging down in a message, how do I stop at the end and not jump to next one?
    3535  *      Why don't shift or control cursor keys work?
     
    4747  *      Why are "new" flags of mbox folders wrong (folder-list view, not single messages in index view)?
    4848  *      How to make mutt open a specific folder on start up?
    49   *      How to save copies of outgoing/sent email? How to do it for the current folder?
     49  *      How to save copies of outgoing / sent email? How to do it for the current folder?
    5050  *      I can't modify my inbox folder. It says its read-only but my permissions are ok?
    5151  *      How to make mutt check for new mail more often? What's the difference between $timeout and $mail_check?
    5252  *      How do I make mutt stop asking to "move read messages to mbox"!
    5353  *      How to use the "trash" folder?
    54   *      How to import messages from pine, Thunderbird, Kmail, evolution, ...?
     54  *      How to import messages from Pine, Thunderbird, Kmail, Evolution, ...?
    5555  *      I left off a trailing '/' in my .procmailrc, and procmail delivered many emails to a Maildir folder in MH format. How do I fix this?
    5656  *      What's the difference between '+' and '='?
     
    6565 *   MuttFaq/Sendmail
    6666  *      "Error sending message, child exited", what's the deal?
    67   *      Mail doesn't arrive/ bounces, how can I figure out why?
     67  *      Mail doesn't arrive / bounces, how can I figure out why?
    6868  *      Why is it so slow when I send an email?
    6969  *      How do I configure Mutt to use a remote SMTP server to send mail?
     
    7171  *      SMTP authentication (APOP etc.) times out on me, how to save retyping password?
    7272 *   MuttFaq/Appearance
    73   *      How to split the screen to see index and pager/ body/ content all at once?
     73  *      How to split the screen to see index and pager / body / content all at once?
    7474  *      Can I use the "default" color of my terminal or the "transparent" color?
    7575  *      Why is "default" not recognized when mutt with ncurses [5.2] starts up?
     
    8282 *   MuttFaq/Display
    8383  *      How do I change the format/display of the list of mailboxes (or any menu)?
    84   *      Can I personalize/shortcut the display of or label the folder names in the folder browser?
     84  *      Can I personalize / shortcut the display of or label the folder names in the folder browser?
    8585  *      Why doesn't $index_format "%b" show some Maildir?
    8686  *      Can Mutt show the (new) message count in the folder browser?
    87   *      How to make the From-addr shown normally in index-view to show To-addr for mail that I send?
    88   *      Can mutt use virtual folders/mailboxes?
     87  *      How to make the From-addr show normally in index-view or show To-addr for mail that I send?
     88  *      Can mutt use virtual folders / mailboxes?
    8989  *      Why are some 'N'(ew) messages flagged 'O'(ld) when I leave them and return?
    9090 *   MuttFaq/Attachment
    91   *      How to save all attachments into the same directory, easily?!
    92   *      How to use different mailcap entries based on whether X is running (X availability-dependent associations for MIME types)
     91  *      How do I easily save all attachments into the same directory?!
     92  *      How to use different mailcap entries based on whether X is running (X availability-dependent associations for MIME types)?
    9393  *      How to view/ reply HTML, images, vcards and other non-plain-text attachments?
    9494  *      How to view HTML attachments in a new tab in Firefox?
     
    104104  *      UTF-8 chars are displayed fine, but the screen is garbled
    105105  *      I tuned all the variables correctly, but my messages are still garbled.
    106   *      Attached text files get sent mis-encoded with the wrong charset.
     106  *      Attached text files are sent incorrectly encoded with the wrong charset.
    107107 *   MuttFaq/Encoding
    108108  *      Why is a message not printed as seen in mutt?
    109   *      Why is a message not caught by spam defense when piped to?
     109  *      Why is a message not caught by spam defense when piped to it?
    110110  *      How to launch a browser with text links in plain text but encoded emails?
    111111  *      Is there any way to search encoded messages like quoted-printable ones?
     
    116116 *   MuttFaq/Encryption
    117117  *      How to make PGP/GPG work?
    118   *      How to make old style/classic/traditional/ inline PGP work?
     118  *      How to make old style / classic / traditional / inline PGP work?
    119119  *      Other MUAs (mail-programs) can't handle mutt's PGP-stuff being attachments?
    120120  *      I typed the wrong passphrase, but mutt still keeps using it?
     
    127127  *      How to change the order within a thread?
    128128  *      How to sort threads based on all the messages in the thread?
    129   *      Why are some msgs threaded and others not?
     129  *      Why are some messages threaded and others are not?
    130130  *      What do "->", "-?-" and "*>" mean in thread trees?
    131131  *      Why is the tree display screwed, I see garbage characters in front of the arrows?!
     
    157157  *      What is the meaning of "mbox", "maildir", and "folder"?
    158158  *      How to fix error 'Could not copy message'?
    159   *      Switching folders is too slow with big folders, how to speed up?
     159  *      Switching folders is too slow with big folders, how do I speed it up?
    160160  *      How to trigger a script on new mail?
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    163 If you don't find a suitable question or answer, add it here below the line to be dealt with by some sage.
     163If you don't find a suitable question (or answer), add it here below the line to be dealt with by some sage.
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    165165When you edit/ add FAQs & As,