Re: Questions about importing mail (mbox)

2011-03-21 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jesse Rosenthal jrosent...@jhu.edu writes: I didn't need to convert when I started using notmuch, but for past mbox-to-maildir conversions, I always had the most confidence in using mutt interactively. Tag all messages (S-t, all), copy or save to a maildir, and make sure your mbox_type is set

Re: Header and other questions

2011-05-16 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins jroll...@finestructure.net writes: On Mon, 16 May 2011 11:27:52 -0400, Jesse Rosenthal jrosent...@jhu.edu wrote: The decision, if I remember correctly, was that regions are so intuitive for emacs users, and many people reported trying to tag by region without thinking

Re: Multiple sender identities (composing)

2011-05-16 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins jroll...@finestructure.net writes: This is great, guys. I've been wanting to get something like this working for a while now. Agreed. Would be awesome if someone could post it to the Wiki... ___ notmuch mailing list

Re: a python terminal gui?

2011-05-20 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Patrick Totzke patricktot...@googlemail.com writes: * use libraries wherever possible. Therefore, instead of programming raw curses, I go for the urwid toolkit: It's a bit like gtk, you create a bunch of widgets and put them together in a tree-like structure and the library handles

Re: [PATCH 0/4] notmuch reply bugfix reply to sender only

2012-01-07 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins jroll...@finestructure.net writes: On Thu, 5 Jan 2012 22:25:11 +0200, Jani Nikula j...@nikula.org wrote: Bikeshedding topic #1: How about making replying to just the sender the default in notmuch reply, and having --reply-all option (instead of --no-reply-all)?

Questions about importing mail (mbox)

2011-03-20 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Hi, I'm trying to experiment with notmuch. As I understand it, notmuch does not handle mbox for input. The problem is that all my mail is currently in mbox format. So I first tried converting mbox to maildir using mb2md. It didn't do a good job. When I subsequently tried importing to

Questions about importing mail (mbox)

2011-03-21 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Pieter Praet writes: > It would've been a no-brainer if you'd been using Maildir all along > (mbox is evil incarnate), but... Sure, but mbox is too convenient. > I'd suggest keeping your original mbox file safe in git [1], and > consistently commiting every step of the way, so even if messages

Questions about importing mail (mbox)

2011-03-21 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jesse Rosenthal writes: > I didn't need to convert when I started using notmuch, but for past > mbox-to-maildir conversions, I always had the most confidence in using > mutt interactively. Tag all messages (S-t, all), copy or save to a > maildir, and make sure your mbox_type is set

Header and other questions

2011-05-16 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins writes: > On Mon, 16 May 2011 11:27:52 -0400, Jesse Rosenthal > wrote: >> The decision, if I remember correctly, was that regions are so intuitive >> for emacs users, and many people reported trying to tag by region >> without thinking about it, that this approach would

Multiple sender identities (composing)

2011-05-16 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins writes: > This is great, guys. I've been wanting to get something like this > working for a while now. Agreed. Would be awesome if someone could post it to the Wiki...

a python terminal gui?

2011-05-20 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Patrick Totzke writes: > * use libraries wherever possible. Therefore, instead of > programming raw curses, I go for the urwid toolkit: It's a bit like gtk, > you create a bunch of widgets and put them together in a tree-like structure > and the library handles redrawing the screen and

[PATCH 0/4] notmuch reply bugfix & reply to sender only

2012-01-07 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jameson Graef Rollins writes: > On Thu, 5 Jan 2012 22:25:11 +0200, Jani Nikula wrote: >> Bikeshedding topic #1: How about making replying to just the sender the >> default >> in "notmuch reply", and having --reply-all option (instead of >> --no-reply-all)? >> >> Bikeshedding topic #2: How

Re: Notmuch DB Problems

2018-09-09 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Jani Nikula writes: > It might be interesting to see an strace log to possibly get an idea > where it gets stuck. > > Is the filesystem writable and working okay? > > If search and show work, I'm guessing it gets stuck in trying to open > the database writable. One hackish idea is to patch

Re: Notmuch DB Problems

2018-09-10 Thread Mueen Nawaz
David Bremner writes: Here's why it would freeze: I have a post-new hook that runs a Python script. Depending on whether the new email it is processing matches a rule I have, it will fire off an email to the sender using the SMTP library in Python. I had recently upgraded my MTA

Re: Notmuch DB Problems

2018-09-11 Thread Mueen Nawaz
Olly Betts writes: It doesn't make much sense to me that holding the lock alone could be causing any sort of corruption - that's just an fcntl() lock. I would suggest to make sure you're running Xapian 1.4.7 as that fixed a cursor handling bug which affected notmuch. I didn't find a way