Just some notes on setting up mutt in tmux and using vim for the default editor.
I wanted to get a clear background in mutt without the background text highlighted.
In order to make that happen, I started mutt with an alias in ~/.bashrc:
alias mutt='TERM=vt100 mutt'
…but then using vim as the default mutt editor wouldn’t edit in color.
So in ~/.vimrc I have this, and it works like I expect:
So now it looks like so (sorry it’s chopped to protect the innocent):