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From: Eric Wong <>
To: "Štěpán Němec" <>
Subject: [PATCH v2] view: decode In-Reply-To comments added by some MUAs
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2024 09:33:01 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20240209093301.M112200@dcvr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Štěpán Němec <> wrote:
> Eric Wong wrote:
> > Subject: [PATCH] view: decode In-Reply-To comments added by Gnus

> Or just "some MUAs"?  Who knows who else...

Yeah, I wouldn't be surprised if there were more...

Subject: [PATCH] view: decode In-Reply-To comments added by some MUAs

Emacs-based MUAs (e.g. Gnus and rmail) can do it, and maybe
some others, too.  I noticed it in
while scanning for something else.
 lib/PublicInbox/ | 6 +++++-
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/lib/PublicInbox/ b/lib/PublicInbox/
index 697535ff..44e1f2a8 100644
--- a/lib/PublicInbox/
+++ b/lib/PublicInbox/
@@ -744,7 +744,11 @@ href="d/">diff</a>)</pre><pre>];
 	my @irt = $eml->header_raw('In-Reply-To');
 	my $refs;
-	if (!@irt) {
+	if (@irt) { # ("so-and-so's message of $DATE") added by some MUAs
+		for (grep(/=\?/, @irt)) {
+			s/(=\?.*)\z/PublicInbox::Eml::mhdr_decode $1/se;
+		}
+	} else {
 		$refs = references($eml);
 		$irt[0] = pop(@$refs) if scalar @$refs;

      reply	other threads:[~2024-02-09  9:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2024-02-08  0:04 [PATCH] view: decode In-Reply-To comments added by Gnus Eric Wong
2024-02-08  9:45 ` Štěpán Němec
2024-02-09  9:33   ` Eric Wong [this message]

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