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Revision as of 16:56, 31 December 2013



Text mode MUA using notmuch mail

Alot is a text mode mail user agent for the notmuch mail system. It features a modular and command prompt driven interface to provide a full MUA experience as an alternative to the Emacs and Vim modes shipped with notmuch. Current support includes:

  • modular and command prompt driven interface
  • multiple accounts for sending mails via sendmail
  • spawn terminals for asynchronous editing of mails
  • tab completion and usage help for all commands
  • contacts completion using customizable lookups commands
  • user configurable keyboard maps
  • theming, optionally in 2, 16 or 256 colours
  • full support for PGP/MIME encryption and signing


Download version 0.4 (stable)
released on 9 December 2016

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterGenium25 December 2016
OtherDebian20 March 2013
License: LGPL-2.1+

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301, USA.

On Debian systems, the full text of the GNU Lesser General Public License version 2.1 can be found in the file `/usr/share/common-

License:GPLv3orlaterDebian20 March 2013
License: GPL-3+

This file is released under the GNU GPL, version 3 or a later revision. For further details see the COPYING file.

On Debian systems, the full text of the GNU General Public License version 3 can be found in the file `/usr/share/common-


Leaders and contributors

Patrick Totzke contact

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://github.com/pazz/alot
DeveloperBug Trackinghttps://github.com/pazz/alot/issues

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 25 December 2016.


"contact" is not in the list (Maintainer, Contributor, Developer, Sponsor, Unknown) of allowed values for the "Role" property.

Date 2013-03-20
Source Debian import
Source link http://packages.debian.org/sid/alot


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