On Mon, 5 Apr 2010 14:50:04 +0100, Enrico Zini <enrico at enricozini.org> wrote: > On Mon, Apr 05, 2010 at 02:49:23PM +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote: > >> So I bound notmuch.so to vala (at least what I needed) and played with >> the code a bit. The resulting 100 lines of vala code are here: > > Ooh, a .vapi for notmuch, that is something that makes me happy. It > could be shipped with notmuch proper, even if it's rough now, and then > improved as people use it. We actually realized with spaetz that we duplicated work on this one... I also have a vapi file, which is working pretty well so far (I've used almost all the functions in it). I guess we should merge them, and include the result in notmuch's tree.
See http://git.mymadcat.com/index.php/p/abitmore/source/tree/master/src/notmuch.vapi > > >> Usage: "./vnotmuch Seb" will output all 'to:' addresses according to >> frequency for all messages where to, cc, or bcc matches "Seb*". It also >> filters with AND "from:yourprimarymailaddress". Just >> "./vnotmuch" outputs all addresses that you ever sent mails to. It never >> writes/modifies your db. > > Now I use "lbdb", which gets very slow as time goes. You idea creates a > most definitely superior system. > > >> Just a teaser to make you interested in vala :). > > As it happens, some of us already are interested. > > As soon as automatic gobject introspection based language bindings > become workable for at least python and perl, my plan is to rewrite > buffy in Vala. > > A second plan would be to have buffy show stats for saved notmuch > queries as well as (or instead of) mail folders. > > It's very nice to know I wouldn't be the only person playing with Vala > around here. Make them two ;) Cheers Adrien > > > Ciao, > > Enrico > >  http://packages.debian.org/sid/buffy