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a curses-based email client

Synopsis

sup [options]

Description

Sup is a console-based email client for people with a lot of email.

It presents an interface of a list of threads, which are each hierarchical collections email messages. Threads can have multiple tags applied to them. It supports a very fast full-text search, automatic contact-list management, custom code insertion via a Ruby hook system, and more. If you’re the type of person who treats email as an extension of your long-term memory, Sup is for you.

Options

-l,  --list-hooks

List all hooks and descriptions, and quit. Use –hooks-matching to filter

-m,  --hooks-matching=<s>

If given, list all hooks and descriptions matching the given pattern. Needs the –list-hooks option (default: )

-n,  --no-threads

Turn off threading. Helps with debugging. (Necessarily disables background polling for new messages.)

-o,  --no-initial-poll

Don’t poll for new messages when starting.

-s QUERY, --search QUERY

Search for this query upon startup

-c STRING, --compose STRING

Compose message to this recipient upon startup

-j STRING, --subject STRING

When composing, use this subject

-v,  --version

Print version and exit

-h,  --help

Show brief help message

Environment

SUP_LOG_LEVEL

Set log level verbosity. Valid values ordered by decresing verbosity: debug info warn error. Default log level is info.

SUP_BASE\

Specify home directory for configuration files and xapian index, defaults to: $HOME/.sup.

Files

$HOME/.sup/config.yaml

Configuration file for Sup

$HOME/.sup/sources.yaml

Configuration file for Sup mail sources

$HOME/.sup/colors.yaml

Color theme for Sup

See Also

mail(1), sup-add(1), sup-config(1), sup-dump(1), sup-import-dump(1), sup-recover-sources(1), sup-sync(1), sup-sync-back-maildir(1), sup-tweak-labels(1)

Reporting Bugs

You are welcome to submit bug reports to the Sup issue tracker, located at

<https://github.com/sup-heliotrope/sup/issues>

Contact Information

The Sup web page:

<http://supmua.org/>

Code repository:

<https://github.com/sup-heliotrope/sup/>

Sup Wiki:

<https://github.com/sup-heliotrope/sup/wiki/>

Sup IRC channel:

#sup @ freenode.net

Mailing list:

supmua@googlegroups.com

supmua+subscribe@googlegroups.com

Archives: <https://groups.google.com/d/forum/supmua/>

Authors

Sup was originally written by William Morgan <wmorgan-sup@masanjin.net> and is now developed and maintained by the Sup developers.

Referenced By

sup-add(1), sup-config(1), sup-dump(1), sup-import-dump(1), sup-psych-ify-config-files(1), sup-recover-sources(1), sup-sync(1), sup-sync-back-maildir(1), sup-tweak-labels(1).

April 8, 2014 Sup User Manual