Mutt- Mail User Agent

Mutt is apowerful program for reading and sending electronic mails.

I followed two references to install mutt.

http://nickdesaulniers.github.io/blog/2016/06/18/mutt-gmail-ubuntu/

https://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-newbie-8/unable-to-configure-mutt-email-client-4175513968/

Mutt Installation

$sudo apt install mutt

$ sudo touch $MAIL
$ sudo chmod 660 $MAIL
$ sudo chown `whoami`:mail $MAIL

Create the ~/.muttrc file

set imap_user = "userName@gmail.com"
set imap_pass = "password"

set smtp_url = "smtp://userName@smtp.gmail.com:587/"
set smtp_pass = "password"

set from = "userName@gmail.com"
set realname = "Sender Name"

set folder = "imaps://imap.gmail.com:993"
set spoolfile = "+INBOX"
set postponed="+[Gmail]/Drafts"

set header_cache=~/.mutt/cache/headers
set message_cachedir=~/.mutt/cache/bodies
set certificate_file=~/.mutt/certificates

set move = no

For furthur usage of Mutt keep in touch with me.

 

 

 

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