mutt indexing (was Re: Orca & tbird issues)

Jeffery Mewtamer mewtamer at
Sun Nov 13 23:41:08 UTC 2016

For what it's worth, I'm a Computer Science undergrad, though I
graduate in less than a month.

On 11/13/16, John G. Heim <jheim at> wrote:
> I take it your job doesn't require you to read & respond to email. There
> are many reasons you might need to find a message from years ago if
> email is a big part of your job. I save almost everything I send but
> only a fraction of what I receive. Even so, the archive for each year's
> email is sometimes many thousands of messages.
> On 11/12/2016 09:57 AM, Jeffery Mewtamer wrote:
>> I'm honestly surprised at the e-mail backlogs some list members
>> maintain. I personally find it annoying when an e-mail gives me reason
>> to hold on to it longer than the time it takes to read, and if
>> appropriate, reply, and even among messages that land in my inbox and
>> don't get marked as spam, there are many I delete without reading
>> beyond the subject line(order confirmations and shipment notices from
>> Amazon being a prime example).
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Jeffery Wright
President Emeritus, Nu Nu Chapter, Phi Theta Kappa.
Former Secretary, Student Government Association, College of the Albemarle.

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