Re: notmuch-mutt: Use of uninitialized value.

Subject: Re: notmuch-mutt: Use of uninitialized value.

Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2013 17:26:04 +0100

To: Profpatsch

Cc: notmuch@notmuchmail.org

From: Stefano Zacchiroli


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On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 10:51:05PM +0100, Profpatsch wrote:
> > I'm sorry, but I still don't get it. What do you mean with "no mail"?
> 
> Haha, sorry, that was misleading. I meant: It doesn\u2019t work with any
> mail, even if it\u2019s indexed by notmuch.

OK, I understand the problem now. Although I don't understand how it's
possible. Can you please do the following test:

- go on a mail, try <F9> on it to ensure it exhibit the bad behavior
  you've reported

- find out the Message-Id of that mail, e.g. "20130213095752.GA20009@foobar"
  ('h' will show all the headers of the mail in Mutt, in case you're not
  seeing the Message-Id header by default)

- on a shell prompt, try:

    notmuch search --output=threads id:20130213095752.GA20009@foobar

  with the appropriate message id for your case, preceded by "id:"

- it should give you something like

  thread:0000000000018bce

> Am I getting this right: I go to a mail in the index and when I hit F9
> it should show me the whole thread of that message? So I can get the
> whole picture, even if it already archived some of the older messages?

That's correct (as long as the archived messages are still part of
notmuch index), and it's working for quite a lot of people, hence I'm
eager to find out what's not working in your setup.

Cheers.
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