recommend console email client?

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Mon Mar 19 15:36:51 UTC 2007

On 2007-03-19 09:19, Zhang Weiwu <zhangweiwu at> wrote:
>On Sun, 2007-03-18 at 22:29 +0200, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
>> Bearing in mind that you have relatively strict requirements
>> (but, nevertheless, quite reasonable) for multibyte support, it
>> may be worth considering one of the email clients bundled with or
>> supported by GNU Emacs.
> Thanks very much for your detailed explanation; thanks a lot for your
> time writing this. Given that my requirement is both reasonable and
> high level, I believe that shows Asian people generally participated
> this area of development relatively lesser than western people. Again
> purely free software looks a little bit better than their non-free
> alternative (mutt perform better on Chinese text than pine, though
> still has fault).
> I'll try your suggestions later. Thanks a lot!

You're welcome.  I am currently using mutt for my mailer again, but
if you need help with setting up Gnus as a mail-user-agent, feel free
to ask me for my old Gnus setup.  Almost all of the relevant options
are in the commit history of my ~/.gnus file.

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