Emacs: Managing Emails and Mailing Lists

Introduction

History

Mail structure

  • Header
  • Body

MUA/MSA/MTA/MRA/MDA

MSA do initial mail processing and sending.

SMTP/POP/IMAP

Practice

Tools

  • mbsync (isync)
  • l2md
  • notmuch
  • Emacs

Reading

  • Get emails
  • Get more emails
  • Process them

Tagging

  • personal/work
  • inbox/todo
  • list/watch

Replying emails

Sending emails

Sending patches

Future

  • Configuration process
  • Working with attachments and html emails
  • Integrations with other applications
  • Mailing list development workflow