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connect to groupwise mbox with mutt

I am try to extract the GroupWise mailbox userlist and emails via script. I am told that Groupwise is in mbox format mutt looks for .maildir which does not exist on a Novell server. How can I ...
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Disabling network access for a group of users but allowing smtp only

We have an environment where our users ssh into the system and their shell is set to simply launch Mutt on their $HOME/Maildir. We want to restrict our users to only be able to send/receive mail. We ...
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SSH chroot solution for Mutt

We have an environment tailored for our users to log in via ssh and instead of gaining access directly to a shell, users have a script in place of a shell. The script simply launches Mutt on the ...
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How can the mutt shell-escape feature be disabled?

We are thinking of offering mutt for our member's email client. The user's shell is instead the mutt application launched on their Maildir folder. It works great so far but one huge problem is the ...
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Can Mutt show new mail count (microsoft exchange server 2013)

I am using mutt client to read/send emails from MS exchange server.. The folder_format setting : set folder_format="%2C %t %N %8s %d %f" # what I settled on %N is supposed to show new emails in ...
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mutt, smime, decrypt with one of two different keys

This is an odd one. We want to have an encrypted e-mail list. There are a few ways to do this, but in the interim what we've done is created a public/private keypair via openssl for our e-mail list ...
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how to prevent duplicated mail without deleting mails on server

I run getmail + maildrop to get all mails locally, but every time getmail runs, it will download a copy of all messages. even setting delete option in getmail or mailfilter config does not help the ...
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failed to use mutt to send mail to company mailbox

I'm using mutt&postfix on CentOS 6.2: mutt-1.5.20-2.20091214hg736b6a.el6_1.1.x86_64 postfix-2.6.6-2.2.el6_1.x86_64 When I try to send mail to my company mailbox, I receive an error: mutt -s ...
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Mutt integration with procmail

I use following procmailrc with fetchmail: PATH=/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/bin VERBOSE=off LOGFILE=$HOME/.procmaillog DEFAULT=$HOME/mail/ MAILDIR=$HOME/mail/ # Recipes below this comment: :0: * ...
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Mutt send email with attachment to personal and corporate email address

[Mutt | CentOS 5.1] I have set up Mutt on CentOS and configured /etc/Muttrc and ~/.muttrc files. I can send email out without attachments, command: echo $Message | mutt -s "WARNING $Subject" ...
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Dovecot problems downloading mails

When I run telnet localhost imap2 both from localhost, using IP from external, mutt -f imaps://lasse@"mydomain"@localhost and using webmail, I can view my messages. But If I run mutt -f ...
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Mutt, empty email account from command-line [closed]

trying to figure out a cli way to empty all email from a specific email account. It is certainly possible to type: mutt -f account D ~s .* then quit.... Is there a way to do this all from ...
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procmail dovecot, mail client see change only when quit and reopen

I have a filter in .procmailrc to organize mail in a folder. But I use dovecot as LDA, and it doesn't update until I quit the client. I read that I need to proceed mail through deliver as explain here ...
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How can I send emails from the command line with recipient tab-completion and proper file attachment?

A year ago I tried a couple of different email senders because I wanted to simplify sending emails from the command line. There are a couple of tools for it, I tried (I don't remember exactly): ...
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Configure mutt with multiple mailboxes

can someone help me with mutt (im new with this) ive got something like this : /home/mainuser/Mail --user1 (softlink to /home/user1/Maildir) ----new ----cur ----tmp --user2 (softlink to ...
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Growing mutt temporary file problem when sending attachments

I have an automysqlbackup.sh script that backs up and sends the database via cron. The script uses mutt to send the compressed file as attachment. I am on a shared hosting server. It looks like mutt ...
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On CentOS, mail or mutt never sends my emails

Using CentOS 5 and trying to send an email from the command line (for crontab emailing attachments). mail and mutt execute without errors, but I just never receive any emails. I'm running exim as ...
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Problem sending emails with sendmail and mutt through gmail

I can send emails as root and when I go into mutt as root it connects to gmail's smtp servers but if I am a normal user (in this case Nagios) it does not connect to gmail's smtp server and will try to ...
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Can't dotlock /root/sent

I have a CRON script that emails daily using mutt. This script has begun to fail, and I now get an email from cron stating: Can't dotlock /root/sent. Couldn't lock /root/sent Could not send the ...
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Mutt open mailbox

When I start Mutt, the default mailbox is whatever is in the $MAIL environment variable. How can I startup Mutt, pointing to a different mailbox rather than $MAIL, or better still, how can I change ...
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Can I compile mutt under cygwin? [closed]

I've been trying to compile mutt under cygwin for a few days. The included version is outdated and does not include things I need like header caching. Anyways, I always get the message: "configure: ...
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Configure Local Mail on Ubuntu

My cron jobs are trying to mail their results using the local mail feature of Ubuntu (not internet email, the kind of mail you can read with mutt). However, /var/log/syslog reports ...
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mutt: open reply to a message

I am trying to find a way in mutt to jump to my reply to a mail. To be precise: I have a mail from someone else open in mutt and I replied to that mail - a copy of that reply is in the sent folder. ...
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set mutt default Maildir folder

I have recently set up a mail server running postfix as the MTA, and dovecot as the imap/pop3 daemon. Originally, and by default on Debian, it was using the mbox format. For reliability reasons, I ...
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Default save-hook in mutt

I have multiple specific save-hooks defined for patterns. But for mail that doesn't match any of these, I would like to have a specific default. Right now mutt just takes the last of the defined ...
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mutt: problem when running from pure-uploadscript of pure-ftpd

Ubuntu Jaunty Server (9.04) pure-ftpd 1.0.21-11.4ubuntu1 mutt 1.5.18-6ubuntu1 I need to receive e-mail notifications when my FTP users upload files. I use pure-uploadscript to do this. The code ...
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default mail domain

Where does an ubuntu machine get the default domain to append to users when sending mail? Ours is currently sending as user@example.com, while /etc/mailname has mail.example.com set. Should this not ...
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mutt and ssh tunneling

I want to be able to send email through an ssh tunnel using mutt. I can ssh into the smtp server, but I don't know how to tell mutt how to do this... Can someone help me out? Thanks