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Re: zsh Newbie wants to complete mutt email addresses or aliases

On 2002-04-30 at 15:34 -0400, Clint Adams wrote:
> Currently, mutt completion doesn't know about aliases, though this
> should be trivial to change.

Depends.  Have you set up query_command and are you using that?

Perhaps a better route, for someone who cares [1], might be to look at
wrapping zsh completion around the same query command.  Then, if mutt
has been correctly installed at a site, so that the site addressbook is
queries (whether LDAP, NIS or whatever) then zsh would have access to
the same information.

A search for "External Address Queries" in the mutt manual should turn
up the information and specification for the format of the returned

Prettige Koninginnedag,

[1] ie, I'm just throwing this out so that people are aware of it before
    hacking about
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