In some cases get_toplevel_messages() and _message_get_replies() does not return all messages

David Bremner david at
Tue Jul 10 10:21:36 PDT 2018

Gaute Hope <eg at> writes:

> Hi,
> a while back I got a bug report for astroid about 
> get_toplevel_messages() and _message_get_replies() not showing all 
> messages [0]. When relying on these alone the user will occasionally 
> miss emails.
> I do not have much more information, but I'll post this here in case 
> someone else experiences this -- or it might already be fixed?

Not sure it it's the same bug, but there was a bug related to reference
loops that would have lost some top level messages. This bug was fixed
in notmuch 0.26.2, so if the user hasn't tried with that or 0.27, they
probably should.


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