Message Id in search summary

Rollins, Jameson jrollins at
Mon Jun 3 15:46:14 PDT 2019

On Mon, Jun 03 2019, meOme <jan-adams at> wrote:
> I use
> notmuch search myWord
> for the search and the output seems to be the same as 
> notmuch search --output=summary myWord
> So output=summary is the default, right?
> Now (on a user's klick) I would like to show the Message from the saerch
> result.
> The Problem is, that there's only the Thread-Id in the summary, not the
> Mail-Id!
> Is it possible to get the mail-id in the summary (instead of, or additional
> to) the thread-id?
> What's the way to go?

Look at: "notmuch search --output=messages ..."
It's described in the notmuch-search(1) man page.


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