mailspool error running Mutt

Loptr Chaote loptr.chaote at
Tue Nov 9 11:35:29 UTC 2004

On Tue, 9 Nov 2004 10:59:11 +0100, Wouter Eerdekens <retuow at> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 10:04:41PM -0800, Matvei Kliuchnikov wrote:
> > Shouldn't the Gnome "Users and Groups" utility create the mail folder
> > automatically in var?
> I don't think so: the mailspool files are (in my opinion) managed by the
> MTA, not by the user creation tool.

I agree. It's mutt that should be patched to give a cleaner behaviour
if no mailspool is found.


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