[Alpine-info] View email (rfc822) attachments in alpine
chris at aptivate.org
Thu Jun 25 01:45:03 PDT 2009
On Thu, 25 Jun 2009, Stefan Bertels wrote:
> I often get emails forwarded with a "message" attachment
> (message/rfc822, *.eml). I sometimes want to reply to the attached
> message or something like that (forward, bounce, take address from ...)
> so I want to view the attachment as if it was a real mail in my INBOX.
> Is this possible? AFAIR I had something like this used before. Currently
> I only get a prompt to open the attachment by extension (*.eml) which
> does not open alpine.
> I know I could save the attachment to some folder, open it there and
> remove it later. But it would be better to have something simpler here.
Usually you can use the ">" key to enter the attachment list and then
select the message and view it as a message. The Forward option should be
visible from there.
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