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Last change on this file since 6732c094 was 6732c094, checked in by Randy McMurchy <randy@…>, 15 years ago

Updated all the XML files (and the one stylesheet) to use the 4.5 version of DocBook XML DTD

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY mutt-download-http "http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mutt/mutt-&mutt-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY mutt-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.mutt.org/mutt/devel/mutt-&mutt-version;.tar.gz">
9 <!ENTITY mutt-md5sum "00e6f8f7c37d4840e5e30583ebee21ce">
10 <!ENTITY mutt-size "3.1 MB">
11 <!ENTITY mutt-buildsize "24.2 MB">
12 <!ENTITY mutt-time "0.4 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="mutt" xreflabel="Mutt-&mutt-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="mutt.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Mutt-&mutt-version;</title>
24
25 <sect2 role="package">
26 <title>Introduction to Mutt</title>
27
28 <para>The <application>Mutt</application> package contains a Mail User Agent.
29 This is useful for reading, writing, replying to, saving, and deleting your email.</para>
30
31 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
32 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
33 <listitem>
34 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&mutt-download-http;"/></para>
35 </listitem>
36 <listitem>
37 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&mutt-download-ftp;"/></para>
38 </listitem>
39 <listitem>
40 <para>Download MD5 sum: &mutt-md5sum;</para>
41 </listitem>
42 <listitem>
43 <para>Download size: &mutt-size;</para>
44 </listitem>
45 <listitem>
46 <para>Estimated disk space required: &mutt-buildsize;</para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>Estimated build time: &mutt-time;</para>
50 </listitem>
51 </itemizedlist>
52
53 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
54 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Required Patch: <ulink
57 url="&patch-root;/mutt-&mutt-version;-security_fix-1.patch"/></para>
58 </listitem>
59 </itemizedlist>
60
61 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Mutt Dependencies</bridgehead>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
64 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="gnupg"/>,
65 <xref linkend="openssl"/> or
66 <ulink url="http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/">GnuTLS</ulink> (which
67 needs <ulink
68 url="ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/alpha/libgpg-error/">libgpg-error</ulink>
69 then <ulink url="ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/libgcrypt/">libgcrypt</ulink>),
70 an <xref linkend="server-mail"/>
71 (that provides a <command>sendmail</command> command),
72 <!-- Ispell removed. Aspell provides an ispell wrapper script
73 <xref linkend="ispell"/>, -->
74 <xref linkend="aspell"/>,
75 <xref linkend="mitkrb"/> or <xref linkend="heimdal"/>,
76 <xref linkend="cyrus-sasl"/>,
77 <xref linkend="slang"/>,
78 <xref linkend="libidn"/>,
79 <xref linkend="gdbm"/>, and
80 <!-- <xref linkend="db"/> -->
81 <ulink url="http://www.gnu.org/software/gdb/gdb.html">GDB</ulink></para>
82
83 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional (To Regenerate Documentation)</bridgehead>
84 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="libxslt"/>, and
85 <xref linkend="Links"/> or
86 <xref linkend="w3m"/></para>
87
88 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
89 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/mutt"/></para>
90
91 </sect2>
92
93 <sect2 role="installation">
94 <title>Installation of Mutt</title>
95
96 <note>
97 <para>This version of <application>Mutt</application> is a development
98 release. The BLFS staff has determined that it provides a stable
99 program and fixes two issues in the current stable version of
100 <application>Mutt</application>: a segmentation fault that occurs under
101 certain conditions and a compilation problem when building with
102 <application>GCC-&gcc-version;</application>. To find the current
103 stable release, please refer to the
104 <ulink url="http://www.mutt.org/">Mutt home page</ulink>.</para>
105 </note>
106
107 <para><application>Mutt</application> requires a group named
108 <systemitem class="groupname">mail</systemitem>. You can
109 add this group, if it does not exist, with this command:</para>
110
111<screen role="root"><userinput>groupadd -g 34 mail</userinput></screen>
112
113 <para>If you did not install an MTA, such as <xref linkend="postfix"/> or
114 <xref linkend="sendmail"/>, you need to modify the ownership of
115 <filename class="directory">/var/mail</filename> with this command:</para>
116
117<screen role="root"><userinput>chgrp -v mail /var/mail</userinput></screen>
118
119 <para>Fix a security vulnerability in <application>Mutt</application>:</para>
120
121<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../mutt-&mutt-version;-security_fix-1.patch</userinput></screen>
122
123 <para>Install <application>Mutt</application> by running the following
124 commands:</para>
125
126<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc \
127 --enable-pop --enable-imap &amp;&amp;
128make</userinput></screen>
129
130 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
131
132 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
133
134<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
135
136 </sect2>
137
138 <sect2 role="commands">
139 <title>Command Explanations</title>
140
141 <para><parameter>--enable-pop</parameter>: This switch enables
142 POP3 support.</para>
143
144 <para><parameter>--enable-imap</parameter>: This switch enables
145 IMAP support.</para>
146
147 <para><parameter>--with-...</parameter>: This switch enables the various
148 dependencies.</para>
149
150 </sect2>
151
152 <sect2 role="configuration">
153 <title>Configuring Mutt</title>
154
155 <sect3 id="mutt-config">
156 <title>Config Files</title>
157
158 <para><filename>/etc/Muttrc</filename>, <filename>~/.muttrc</filename>,
159 <filename>/etc/mime.types</filename>, <filename>~/.mime.types</filename></para>
160
161 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt-config">
162 <primary sortas="e-etc-Muttrc">/etc/Muttrc</primary>
163 </indexterm>
164
165 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt-config">
166 <primary sortas="e-AA.muttrc">~/.muttrc</primary>
167 </indexterm>
168
169 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt-config">
170 <primary sortas="e-etc-mime.types">/etc/mime.types</primary>
171 </indexterm>
172
173 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt-config">
174 <primary sortas="e-AA.mime.types">~/.mime.types</primary>
175 </indexterm>
176
177 </sect3>
178
179 <sect3>
180 <title>Configuration Information</title>
181
182 <para>No changes in these files are necessary to begin using
183 <application>Mutt</application>. When you are ready to make changes, the
184 man page for <filename>muttrc</filename> is a good starting place.</para>
185
186 <para>In order to utilize <application>GnuPG</application>, use the following
187 command:</para>
188
189<screen><userinput>cat /usr/share/doc/mutt/samples/gpg.rc &gt;&gt; ~/.muttrc</userinput></screen>
190
191 </sect3>
192
193 </sect2>
194
195 <sect2 role="content">
196 <title>Contents</title>
197
198 <segmentedlist>
199 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
200 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
201 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
202
203 <seglistitem>
204 <seg>flea, mutt, mutt_dotlock, muttbug, pgpring, and pgpwrap</seg>
205 <seg>None</seg>
206 <seg>/usr/doc/mutt</seg>
207 </seglistitem>
208 </segmentedlist>
209
210 <variablelist>
211 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
212 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
213 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
214
215 <varlistentry id="flea">
216 <term><command>flea</command></term>
217 <listitem>
218 <para>is a bug submitter for <application>Mutt</application>.</para>
219 <indexterm zone="mutt flea">
220 <primary sortas="b-flea">flea</primary>
221 </indexterm>
222 </listitem>
223 </varlistentry>
224
225 <varlistentry id="mutt-prog">
226 <term><command>mutt</command></term>
227 <listitem>
228 <para>is a Mail User Agent (MUA) which enables you to read, write and delete
229 your email.</para>
230 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt-prog">
231 <primary sortas="b-mutt">mutt</primary>
232 </indexterm>
233 </listitem>
234 </varlistentry>
235
236 <varlistentry id="mutt_dotlock">
237 <term><command>mutt_dotlock</command></term>
238 <listitem>
239 <para>implements the mail spool file lock.</para>
240 <indexterm zone="mutt mutt_dotlock">
241 <primary sortas="b-mutt_dotlock">mutt_dotlock</primary>
242 </indexterm>
243 </listitem>
244 </varlistentry>
245
246 <varlistentry id="muttbug">
247 <term><command>muttbug</command></term>
248 <listitem>
249 <para>is a script that executes <command>flea</command>.</para>
250 <indexterm zone="mutt muttbug">
251 <primary sortas="c-muttbug">muttbug</primary>
252 </indexterm>
253 </listitem>
254 </varlistentry>
255
256 </variablelist>
257
258 </sect2>
259
260</sect1>
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