Re: emacs/notmuch hangs opening email

Subject: Re: emacs/notmuch hangs opening email

Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2023 08:52:35 -0400

To: Jon Fineman,


From: David Bremner

Jon Fineman <> writes:

> When I try and open one specific email, I get a message of
> "Fontifying..." and then the mouse pointer turns into a watch.
> If I C-G it breaks out and shows the email message with a red warning
> at the top of "[some mark read tag changes may have failed]", but
> since reading the message was interrupted some/many key mappings
> aren't set, etc.

Is the message by chance SMIME signed? That can be fixed on the gpgsm
level. Otherwise, the only thing I can think of is to M-x edebug-defun
on notmuch-show--build-buffer, and step through it to see where it gets

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