[neomutt-users] new users questions about virtual folders and searches

Robert Krátký rkratky at gmail.com
Sun Mar 14 11:39:31 CET 2021

On Sat, Mar 13 21 19:14, Béla Törös wrote:
> Hi,


> I'm new to neomutt and using it with notmuch + gmi for handling gmail
> accounts primarily.
> So far it is really great and fast, I have however 2 problems that I
> don't really know how to fix up. The first is that I have a few
> ticketing systems that doesn't indicate any threading just uses the
> same subject line to indicate it's for the same thread. Is there a way
> to make neomutt understand that these belong to the same thread?
> strict_threads=no doesn't seem to help.

Do you have 'sort_re' unset?

> My other question is somewhat related to that, is that I would like to
> make an index macro that will execute a notmuch search for the same
> subject as the current email, and display in a new virtual mailbox, or
> any other random notmuch query, that will run across all mail not only
> the current virtual mailbox.

I think you're looking for the 'virtual-mailboxes' command and/or the 'vfolder-from-query' function. See https://neomutt.org/feature/notmuch

> Any helps or pointers to docs would be greatly appreciated.



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