I'm attempting to replace Thunderbird as my mail client and claws-mail seems to be a good fit for my needs, but I'm having problems setting it up and the documentation, while good in general, has a few critical holes.

The current problem is "How do I set up filtering/processing rules?" The configuration dialogs seem to go through all the motions, but nothing seems to be added to the rules list(s). At least, the only thing ever showing in any of the config dialogs is "(new)" and no filtering ever seems to take effect.

I'm sure there's a setting somewhere that I've missed, but where is it?

Similar problem exists with installing plug-ins and scripts, but I'll ask only one question per thread.

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