[MlMt] Tag completion upper/lower case confusion

Benny Kjær Nielsen mailinglist at freron.com
Thu Aug 30 06:42:49 EDT 2018

On 30 Aug 2018, at 3:39, Scott A. McIntyre wrote:

> For what it is worth, this is the same issue that I reported on the 
> 23rd of January of this year, and it still is just as prevalent today.
> Once MailMate gets stuck with the case sensitivity and 
> auto-complete/matching, the only way to "clear" the state is to quit 
> and restart.

You can probably also open a new mailbox window using ⌥⌘N.

> I can reproduce this 100% of the time.

Could you also try with r5516, because I don't seem to be able to get it 
into this state (using your example).

> My preference would be that at least optionally, once a tag is 
> defined, case sensitivity for matching should be ignored and MailMate 
> should only suggest tags in their stored/saved values, unless an 
> entirely NEW value is being entered.  That is, once it's clear that no 
> matches match, it should allow the capitalisation to be as the user 
> types it in.

If I understand correctly, this is how it's supposed to work. It's just 
a bit tricky to keep track of what the user entered (if completions were 
possible when fewer letters had been entered).


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