is there a way to get an ACK from the mutt version of FBSD?

Gary Kline kline at
Sat Dec 13 15:45:45 PST 2008

On Sat, Dec 13, 2008 at 05:02:48PM -0500, Glen Barber wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 13, 2008 at 4:50 PM, Gary Kline <kline at> wrote:
> >
> >        guys,
> >
> >        i did something to evolution (or mail) so it sends a "your mail was opened
> >        on user at".  i've been hunting thru the mutt docs; i do not see how to
> >        get a similar ack from mutt as evo.  is there, perhaps a sendmail.[cf|mc]
> >        way lost in the reams of pages in my sendmail book?  [2 da ago i send
> >        cold-call mail to a few experts; one at least read my paragraph.  i'd like
> >        to know at least that my mail arr and hopefully was glanced at!]
> >
> I believe you're looking for a receipt confirmation tool, but I don't
> believe mutt has that capability, as its job is to write mail, and
> direct it to the MTA.
> Either way, receipt confirmations are not always accurate, as I never
> send confirmations that I have received mail -- then I'd *need* to
> reply.

	:-)  i just want to know that the OP opened/saw/skimmed thru.
	yes, i guess "no reply" means something... .

> -- 
> Glen Barber
> "If you have any trouble sounding condescending, find a Unix user to
> show you how it's done."
>  --Scott Adams

 Gary Kline  kline at  Public Service Unix
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