Hack and / - Mutt and Virtual Folders

Why limit yourself to searching for messages within one folder in mutt? You are a few short shell scripts away from multifolder searching bliss.

Kyle Rankin is a VP of engineering operations at Final, Inc., the author of a number of books including DevOps Troubleshooting and The Official Ubuntu Server Book, and is a columnist for Linux Journal. Follow him @kylerankin.


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Try mairix

Anonymous's picture

mairix does indexing to make searches even faster. It also works by creating symlinks, so it will have the same model as your script.