[MlMt] MailMate event scripts
Benny Kjær Nielsen
mailinglist at freron.com
Fri May 13 18:53:49 UTC 2011
On 13 May 2011, at 18:51, Helge Andre Gudmundsen wrote:
>> Try fetching this version:
> The latest release I see there is r2096. I will check back in a while.
Sorry about that. My mistake. This should work:
> In the meantime I have found out that my script actually triggers, but
> that MailMate does not play any sounds whatsoever on my system. Could
> be a configuration issue on my end, so I will look into it.
Does this include sounds configured in Preferences (for Sent Message and
> Playing sounds is only a way to get to know the scripting, and not an
> end in itself. What I would like to do, is to check for new messages
> that contain a given subject and then pass on the body of the message
> to a script that parses it to create OmniFocus tasks based on the body
> This leads me to two further questions. Will it be possible to have a
> script trigger on the receipt of new messages and pass the subject and
> body on to a shell script?
It is not currently possible, but I would like it to be possible. I'll
think about how it can be implemented. Let me know if you have any
I can add that I also think it should be possible to trigger such
scripts on selected messages. (I cannot give you a time frame though,
but interesting use cases are always an inspiration.)
> In the examples, the script tag always contains an inline script. Is
> it possible to call a script external to mailmate?
Well, not directly, but you could let the inline script call an external
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