[PATCH] test/emacs: revert invalid-from test to pre-86f89385 behaviour

Daniel Kahn Gillmor dkg at fifthhorseman.net
Mon May 20 08:10:49 PDT 2019

On Sat 2019-05-11 20:45:59 -0600, David Bremner wrote:
> To the best of my understanding, this original behaviour was what
> Carl's homebrew parser produced. With commit 86f89385 Austin switched
> to using GMime (2.6). This produced arguably worse results, but since
> the input was bad, we could live with it. Now with GMime 3.0 we are
> getting the original results again, and there is no reason to consider
> this test broken.

this works for me.  I reviewed this earlier and tried to understand why
one ugly representation of invalid data was any worse than the other
ugly representation of invalid data. :P

It'd be great if someone wants to propose a principled way to handle
this invalid input, but just keeping the "broken" test around isn't a
good way to track that problem.

Please merge!

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 227 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://notmuchmail.org/pipermail/notmuch/attachments/20190520/f1e5d459/attachment.sig>

More information about the notmuch mailing list