[Gllug] email readers

Chris Bell chrisbell at overview.demon.co.uk
Sat Sep 13 14:57:00 UTC 2008

On Sat 13 Sep, James Laver wrote:

> I haven't used ANT, but I did do some research.
> >From what I've read, it reminds me of my own Mutt setup (fetchmail,
> procmail, mutt). Yes, it's curses based, and yes it opens $EDITOR to write
> your message in.
> Mutt is by default modal, viewing a list of mails in a mailbox, viewing the
> contents of a mail, writing a mail are all done one at a time. There seems
> little point in trying to keep a billion things on the screen at once.
> Perhaps Pine is something else you might like.
> --James

   I have attached a screenshot. I can list mails in several ways for
convenient viewing, open several items at the same time, scroll up or down
the mail lists, choose to reply, delete, save to any location, dump to an
editor, view my address list, generally with a sinple mouse click.

Chris Bell NEW alternative address: chrisbell at chrisbell.org.uk
Microsoft sells you Windows ... Linux gives you the whole house.
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