Re: Fixed Message-ID trouble

Subject: Re: Fixed Message-ID trouble

Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2023 07:07:46 -0300

To: Teemu Likonen, Daniel Corbe


From: David Bremner

Teemu Likonen <> writes:

> * 2023-09-25 07:33:23-0400, Daniel Corbe wrote:
>> Silly question, I know, but have you actually tried reaching out to
>> the user?
> Not silly, but I don't even know who the person is. All I see is the
> mess, and everything else is my interpretation of the cause. Notmuch
> Emacs tree mode shows messages' relations but they are not accurate if
> references are messed up. It's difficult to dig into Message-ID level of
> relations.
> Perhaps my wish is that there was an easy way to break threads: mark a
> message as origin of a new thread. Or perhaps I just use my custom
> ignore mechanism to mark messed threads automatically as read and move
> on.

How about if you delete the Message-ID, References, and In-Reply-To
headers from the bad messages and re-index? Notmuch will synthesize a
unique Message-Id if there is none present.
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