README for mutt-1.5
When updating mutt from an earlier release or from CVS, please make sure
to read the compatbility notes in ``UPDATING''.
If you got the mutt source code from the public CVS repository (CVS
root: :pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/home/roessler/cvs, password
anonymous), please read doc/devel-notes.txt to make sure that you
have a complete development environment.
NOTE: The CVS repository now resides on a machine which is different
from ftp.mutt.org. Anonymous CVS from ftp.mutt.org does not work
Installation instructions are detailed in ``INSTALL''.
The user manual is in doc/manual.txt. A list of major changes since
the last public version can be found under NEWS.
PGP users should read doc/PGP-Notes.txt.
Those who upgrade from a version of mutt prior to 1.1 should read
the README.UPGRADE file.
Before you start hacking on mutt, read doc/devel-notes.txt. Before
applying patches to mutt, read doc/applying-patches.txt. Please,
read these files, as they will save you from asking FAQs.
For more information, see the Mutt home page:
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