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Re: [vox-tech] Mutt: Saving E-mail Messages as Text Files
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Re: [vox-tech] Mutt: Saving E-mail Messages as Text Files

e lets you edit a message in a text editor (whatever editor you set as visual in your .muttrc) 
and save the modifications back to your mailbox, (for example I could change the sender of a 

s lets you save a message, you can change what folder you save it in, you can even save it to 
an imap mailbox

| lets you pipe a message to a command (so when I couldn't figure out the send-hook thing for 
spamcop, I set up a shell script to send to spamcop and set up a macro for |spamcop\n )

on a related note, ! lets you escape to a shell, or run an arbitrary shell command

> Date: Fri, 7 Jun 2002 09:12:18 -0700
> To: vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Mutt: Saving E-mail Messages as Text Files
> From: Peter Jay Salzman <p@dirac.org>
> Reply-To: vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
> provided you don't have a macro like:
> macro index > <save-message>
> (which make ">" the save key) in your .muttrc, i think it's "s".
> pete
> begin Richard S. Crawford <rscrawford@mossroot.com> 
> > I received an e-mail from my wife that I'd like to save as a text file so I can play with it in Vi and Open Office.  Is there a way to do this in ol' reliable Mutt?
> > 
> > -- 
> > Slainte,
> > Richard S. Crawford
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