[MlMt] suggestion - search buttons

Benny Kjær Nielsen mailinglist at freron.com
Thu Feb 5 15:25:31 EST 2015

On 30 Jan 2015, at 10:08, Benny Kjær Nielsen wrote:

> On 30 Jan 2015, at 8:57, Giovanni Lanzani wrote:
>> On 29 Jan 2015, at 23:47, Scott A. McIntyre wrote:
>>> Oh man, I'd pay a reasonable sum of money to have a search interface 
>>> like this, using the various key-words from the drop downs instead 
>>> of the dropdown.
>>> 	"from:*.domain.com before:01-12-2014 after:17-03-2013 NOT 
>>> (subject:"Invoice*" OR from:landlord at evil.com)"
>> would that be difficult to implement?
> No, I think I've also described my plan in the past (although maybe it 
> wasn't on the mailing list). I already have a very experimental 
> implementation (too experimental to be enabled for testing or even be 
> used by myself). In short, my plan is to do something very close to 
> what Scott describes, but it's going to be customizable in the sense 
> that *power* users can make their own quick search language if they 
> provide a script which converts it to the internal MailMate query 
> language (which is too verbose to be used directly). The default quick 
> search language is going to be an example of that.
> But I don't have time to finish it soon. Right now, the main focus is 
> making the 64 bit release sufficiently stable to replace the 32 bit 
> release.

Well, I might not have “finished” this feature, but it's certainly 
in a useful state now. Fetch the latest test release, read the 
instructions in the release notes, and try it out.

Also, I believe I've fixed the worst bugs in the 64 bit version of 
MailMate. If recent releases have been unstable for you then try again 

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