> i've also downloaded a copy of mutt since it seems nifty keen
> by kate's
> standards and him being a nifty cool guy i figured he might be right.
> plus petreley has an article on and he seems keen on it too.
as has been pointed out before on this list... mutt is not a tree-related
name. very uncool. Use pine instead. :)
> so, my main box for email is a laptop. it follows me to work and to
> home. insert nursery rhyme here. so... mutt... can it
> easily import
> netscape mailboxes?
> can i configure my from address?
pine supports profiles, so you can have multiple from's and switch between
> can it snatch
> mail from $MAIL? can it let me edit more than one message at a time?
in pine you can postpone messages and go read/edit other messages.. whatever
you want. you can have as many postponed messages as you want, there all
kept in a seperate folder.
> can i use vi?
uhmm.. pine uses a customised pico. you can probably replace it, but why
would you want to (and esp. with something as decrepid as vi! :) )
> can i easily view/create attachments?
> does the view
> interface work - i.e. when an attachment comes up does it let pick
open the message, arrow right or > to get a list of attachments. select one
you want, click return and if it's in mailcap appropriate command is
> ok, have at it!
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