[ILUG] forwarding whole messages in mutt
diamond at csn.ul.ie
Mon Mar 11 13:26:14 GMT 2002
On Mon, Mar 11, 2002 at 11:54:09AM +0000, kevin lyda wrote:
> helpful answer:
> press f1 in mutt and read the manual
> less helpful answer:
Heh - i'd classify this as "more" rather than less -) I wasn't so much
asking for a solution to this as complaining that it's the default - why
unecessarily annoy the user by default?
> ok, at some point when you forward the mail, it asks if you want to
> forward the message as mime.
That's the thing - it doesn't ask. It just plain ignores it -(
> alternatively, you can go to the message, press v (which brings up the
> list of attachments for that message), and press f on the individual
> attachment you want to forward. or if you want to just forward a few
> of them, just tag them and press ;f (the ; key indicates that the next
> comman should act across all tagged items).
Ugh - that's just messy. Surely there has to be a better way. Any other
mailer i've ever used does the right thing here, why does mutt refuse
"Oh look, it's the Pigeon of Love."
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