15

I'd like to have mutt sort messages newest first, and have threads displayed with the newest message at the top of the thread. Right now I have the message list in the correct order, but the sub-sorting within threads is backwards (newest at bottom of thread). Here's my current configuration...

set sort = threads
set sort_aux = reverse-last-date-received

Is there any option to control sorting within threads?

1 Answer 1

10

If I understand you correctly, you're reversed the sorting of threads but you meant to reverse the sorting within threads, so swap them:

set sort=reverse-threads
set sort_aux=date-received

I think Mutt always displays the thread title on the oldest message in the thread, even when it ends up sorted at the bottom.

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .