Re: web interface to notmuch

Subject: Re: web interface to notmuch

Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 21:00:36 -0400

To: Brian Sniffen


From: David Bremner

Brian Sniffen <> writes:

>> Assuming that you had a sanitize_this_html_part() function available to
>> you, do you think it would be possible to make this safe?  Have you
>> considered proposing it for inclusion in contrib upstream?
> Okay, is now rebased
> onto the head as of this morning.  All of the changes
> are under contrib/notmuch-web.

Maybe a minor point, but there is at least one existing "notmuch-web" [1].

I'm not sure if John Lenz (in copy) considers the project a going
concern, but it might be worth thinking about search engine collision.

> I haven't done this before, so: exactly how would you like this proposed
> for upstream inclusion?  It looks from
> like you'd like documentation,
> tests, NEWS, and then `git send-email`.  Is that right?  
> Do you want this crunched into one commit, "write an e-mail client"?

I think Daniel covered this well, but let me reinforce that we want to
review things in meaningful, not too large chunks.

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