Viewing html Messages in Mutt

Dave Mielke dave at
Tue Aug 9 23:19:47 UTC 2005

[quoted lines by John J. Boyer on 2005/08/09 at 17:03 -0500]

>How do I set up Mutt so I can view html messages? I guess I have to do 
>something with my .mailcap file, but I can't find an explanation of 
>what. Does someone have a .mailcap file they could send me?

I use these two lines:

   text/html; /usr/bin/htmlview %s; nametemplate=%s.html
   text/html; /usr/bin/lynx -dump %s; nametemplate=%s.html; copiousoutput

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