Mutt is a text based mail user agent that supports MIME, PGP/MIME, POP3, IMAP, threading, and color. Its default keybindings are much like elm, but keybindings are fully configurable; Mush and PINE-like ones are provided as examples. It handles MMDF, MH, and maildir in addition to regular mbox format. Messages may be indefinitely postponed. The program overall is configurable through an rc file.
DocumentationUser manual available in HTML format from http://www.mutt.org/doc/manual/; User manual available in text format from http://www.mutt.org/doc/manual.txt; sssser FAQ available in HTML format from http://www.fefe.de/muttfaq/faq.html
- IRC Help channel
- IRC development channel
released on 26 May 2007
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||31 August 2001|
Leaders and contributors
|See the Changelog for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://dev.mutt.org/hg/mutt/|
|Required to use||A mail transport agent|
|Required to build||gettext|
|Required to build||libncurses5-dev *or* slang|
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