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From: Dimid Duchovny <>
To: Eric Wong <>
Cc: msgthr-public <>
Subject: Re: Feature Request: thread grouping
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:04:37 +0200
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180121234911.GA29238@whir>

2018-01-22 1:49 GMT+02:00 Eric Wong <>:
> Dimid Duchovny <> wrote:
>> However, I realized that the last step (walking) is redundant,
>> since that could be done by the library itself in the threading or
>> ordering stages.
> I think you want is best done in the storage/indexing stage;
> whereas msgthr is intended for display/rendering results that
> were retrieved from some sort of search engine.

You're right. In my case the flow was: read emails from storage ->
group to threads -> add thread field to storage.
However, I guess it's an edge-case.
On second thought, maybe it'd be better to have a more general solution.
E.g. let the client run an arbitrary callback after adding a child.

Here's a quick POC:

P.S. I hope you don't mind I uploaded my fork to github.

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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-01-21  9:40 Dimid Duchovny
2018-01-21 23:49 ` Eric Wong
2018-01-23 21:04   ` Dimid Duchovny [this message]
2018-01-23 21:12     ` Dimid Duchovny
2018-01-23 22:03       ` Eric Wong
2018-01-24 10:28         ` Dimid Duchovny
2018-01-24 19:18           ` Eric Wong
2018-01-24 21:14             ` Dimid Duchovny
2018-01-24 22:49               ` Eric Wong
2018-01-25  8:16                 ` Dimid Duchovny
2018-01-25  8:38                   ` Eric Wong
2018-02-08 13:06                     ` Dimid Duchovny

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