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Sorting threads in NeoMutt
In NeoMutt, which I use for email, I wanted view email conversations (a “thread”) as a tree-like representation. This option can be enabled by sorting on threads. However, by default threads are sorted by their oldest message, which is the original email to which others started responding. This causes the unwanted behavior that new emails that belong to a thread to not show on top of my inbox, but instead are hidden somewhere deeper in my inbox, sorted at the date of the older …
Creating a PGP key, sending mail with GPG
I added my public PGP key to this website (here ) so you can send me encrypted email if you would like to. PGP stands for “Pretty Good Privacy”. I used the free software GPG (Gnu Privacy Guard) program that implements the OpenPGP standard, and for which most mail programs have extensions or native support. Without delving into mathematical details (about RSA for example), this post quickly summarizes how to use GPG.
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