Re: [SLUG] pine folders

From: Paul M Foster (
Date: Mon Aug 11 2008 - 09:17:20 EDT

On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 02:59:58AM -0400, Eben King wrote:

> Is there a way with Pine to move a message from a folder back into the
> general mailbox (~/mbox)? I only see a way to move it to a specific
> folder.

My incoming folder is at /var/mail/paulf. My general mail folders are at
/home/paulf/Mail. What I do to allow this kind of thing is to set up a
symlink from /home/paulf/Mail/paulf to /var/mail/paulf. That way, I can
just copy stuff from anywhere in the ~/Mail hierarchy to my main
incoming folder at ~/Mail/paulf. I use mutt, not pine, but they're


Paul M. Foster
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