>i'd like to provide the MH view via FUSE rather than files-on-disk.
>rather than using command line utilities to extract a mime part, i want
>to access it by ~/Mail/inbox/135/part1.exe or whatever.
I've already given my thoughts on this, but ... really, if someone wants
to do this, have at it!
>in that world, inc would speak Maildir format
Done! inc has been able to grok Maildir format for ... over 6 years now.
>what seems to have been lost on the other historians here is that mark
>ignored MH when he made imap, and that bernstein ignored MH when he made
>Maildir -- and both are _better_ than MH for all modern purposes. MH is
>now an eddy pool of the e-mail river.
Weeelll ... I know you complained about Mark making messages numbers not
being able to have holes in them; I view UIDs as the compromise there.
But Bernstein ignored MH because he was not trying to invent a MAILBOX
format, he was trying to invent a mailDROP ... really, I went back and
looked. Yes, I know people now use Maildir as a mailbox, and I think
that's weird, but it wasn't his intention.