Re: show a single message in a huge thread

Subject: Re: show a single message in a huge thread

Date: Fri, 28 May 2021 09:37:41 -0300

To:, notmuch


From: David Bremner writes:

> Hello,
> I want to see a message in a huge thread (too big for notmuch to
> display). To find it, I switch to unthreaded mode, I select the message
> (I hit RET), but then notmuch tries to show all the other messages as
> well (which makes it hang as the thread is too big, and one of the
> message results in an error "symbolp: Lisp nesting exceeds
> ‘max-lisp-eval-depth’", which prevents later messages from being
> displayed).

Did you try M-x notuch-tree ?

It displays messages one at a time.

Starting from notmuch-search-mode, you could

- use Z to switch to tree mode, then select the message you

- If that is too tedious, use 'z' to search for something more precise,
  and report the results in tree-mode.

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