Mutt is a console based Mail User Agent that allows one to send and receive plaintext or even encrypted mail via either its MIME or PGP implementations. It also has POP3 and IMAP support so that popular services such as Gmail can be used with it. It has an infinitely configurable rc file that can be ...

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How to use crontab and mutt properly?

I would like to automatically send emails via mutt. I have configured mutt and its works fine when using: echo "Hi" | mutt -s "Hu Hu" -a /home/.../some.pdf -- me@gmx.com However when using crontab ...
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mutt installation

I tried to install mutt on ubuntu 14.04 as follows, sudo apt-get install mutt and i get Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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How to prevent mail sent from Mutt from winding up in junk folders?

I have mutt configured to send/receive mail on behalf of an email address on a domain that I own (i.e., not a gmail, yahoo or other major domain). I'm attempting to set up a notification system to ...
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How to get desktop notification for new mails using mutt?

I have switched my email client to mutt. Currently, I have a pull-workflow, meaning I have to check regularly if new mails have arrived. As email is a communication tool I barely use (or even avoid to ...
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Search in all folders of imap mailbox with Mutt

I have just configured Mutt with my Gmail settings. I am able to fetch, read, and send email. I can also search messages in my inbox and specific folders. However, I would like to know if there is a ...
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email body empty when I use “echo” in mutt commandline mode with root account

I have use mutt to send mails. It works fine when I use my own user account: e.g. echo "foo bar" | mutt mymail@mymail.com However, when I put the above command in /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf (I want ...
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How to configure mutt to work with POP and Horde Webmail Service?

I have installed mutt from repositories and somehow configured from scratch .muttrc configuration file for Gmail and its working hassle free. But, I would like to use mutt for my office mail. We ...
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How can I specify the default image viewer in mailcap?

I have most of my home directory dot files shared across my home and work systems, each running a different version of Ubuntu. I'm looking for a way to specify the default image viewer for each ...
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Mutt Notify on Finish Sending

I'm looking for a way in .muttrc to tell it to invoke notify-send when it's done sending an email. I use Mutt inside a Guake window. So when I hit y to send I immediately hit F12 to close the terminal ...
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How to use Mutt as the mail transport agent used by crontab?

I am using Mutt to send emails from my server. Using the MAILTO variable to send the result of running crontab tasks is not working as it seems that it expects to find /usr/bin/mail. This is the ...
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Updated to 14.04, Mutt only S/MIME? Whence PGP/MIME?

I might be going senile. Using the stock Mutt on 13.04 I was able to something like (E)ncrypt (from memory) and have it use GnuPG. With 14.04, the Mutt 1.5.21 that came with the upgrade, there's an '...
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How to send email from script

I'm trying to write a script that will send an email with all the files from one folder attached, then move those files to another folder. I've done the latter bit with a bash script, but I've never ...
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Not recognizing the “find” command in Mutt configuration file

Just trying to setup mutt to use with Maildir, following the instructions on this page: http://www.elho.net/mutt/maildir/. However, when I start mutt, it gives me the following error Error in /home/...