On Thu, 03 Dec 2009 14:27:05 -0800, Carl Worth <cworth at cworth.org> wrote: > A simple solution would be a notmuch daemon that can accept commands on > stdin, (in basically the exact same form as the current notmuch > command-line interface). If the daemon does the job of periodically > incorporating new mail, then the only command necessary to solve (1) > above would be the tag command.
If you add a second pipe for notmuch to broadcast information about events (such as new mail being indexed) you could farm out most of the logic that will increasingly clutter up notmuch-new.c to an external daemon. Just the mailid and path would be enough for people to implement their own tagging based on directory, Maildir flags or (for all I care) Bayesian content filtering with relative ease. Just a thought -- Michiel Buddingh'