[techtalk] Pine and new mail
the purple poetry goddess
dmarie at drizzle.com
Thu Mar 8 15:07:54 EST 2001
On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, Jason wrote:
> My Pine mailbox doesn't seem to refresh itself as it should, or at least
> as I'd like it to. Frequently I'll have a terminal window open with Pine
> running, showing no messages in my inbox for several minutes, and then
> when I quit to the command prompt it will say "kept single message." So I
> run Pine again and there's the mail waiting for me.
One other setting you might want to set, under "Advanced User
Preferences", is check-newmail-when-quitting. It will prompt you to
"Quit, even tho new mail has arrived?"
"How much change is needed before something is no
longer the same?"
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