Hack and / - Mutt and Virtual Folders

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Why limit yourself to searching for messages within one folder in mutt? You are a few short shell scripts away from multifolder searching bliss.
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Kyle Rankin is a director of engineering operations in the San Francisco Bay Area, the author of a number of books including DevOps Troubleshooting and The Official Ubuntu Server Book, and is a columnist for Linux Journal.

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Try mairix

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mairix does indexing to make searches even faster. It also works by creating symlinks, so it will have the same model as your script.
http://www.rpcurnow.force9.co.uk/mairix/

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