Re: [BUG] Custom headers in `notmuch-message-headers` are broken

Subject: Re: [BUG] Custom headers in `notmuch-message-headers` are broken

Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:55:39 +0800

To: Jan Malakhovski, Amin Bandali


From: David Bremner

Jan Malakhovski <> writes:

>> 3) We should think carefully about whether we want to blindly send
>>    certain large headers like "Received". Some people use notmuch via
>>    ssh or equivalent, and it might (dunno) be a concern.
> I'd prefer `notmuch show` to dump everything by default and have an
> option like `--headers` to limit those. I.e. to get current behavior
> you'd just dump comma-separated `notmuch-message-headers` into that
> option in `notmuch.el` and be happy.

that would be an option, it would require updating the elisp.

>> 1) You'll want to avoid duplicating headers already emitted
> Why? Wouldn't that prevent you from parsing "Received" headers in
> `notmuch.el`?

I just meant that the code has already emitted e.g. "Cc" by the time it
reaches the block Amin points to.

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