[Alpine-info] Dealing with Alpine's single-threadedness
Benjamin R. Haskell
alpine at benizi.com
Fri Feb 22 13:49:07 PST 2008
On Fri, 22 Feb 2008, Benjamin R. Haskell wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Feb 2008, Asheesh Laroia wrote:
>> On Fri, 22 Feb 2008, Benjamin R. Haskell wrote:
>>> How does everyone here keep track of emails they need to finish/write in
>> I just run a few (dozen? I jest) alpines.
> Really? I was under the (perhaps mistaken) impression that it was usually a
> bad idea to have multiple connections to the same IMAP server(s). I'm more
> sure of that opinion in the case of different clients that don't have superb
> IMAP support. But, still, that might be wrong, too.
To add to this:
I never store any passwords that I care about on disk. So, that makes
opening a new Alpine window slightly annoying. Especially if I were to do
it several (dozen) times per day.
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