[MlMt] Word count ?

Benny Kjær Nielsen mailinglist at freron.com
Mon Nov 22 09:35:48 EST 2021

On 22 Nov 2021, at 13:47, Nick Rich via mailmate wrote:

> Is there a way to have Mailmate display a word count of what’s in  the compose window? A live count would be brilliant (eg, live enough to increment each time I type a word) but even a ‘select and right click to get a word count’ function would be useful.
> ( Detail: I suppose I’d want it to count Markdown preview words rather than markdown source words, but I don’t suppose there is enough difference between the two to worry that much.  wc compatible counting would be fine. )
> Apologies if I’m missing the obvious! My googling didn’t turn up anything.

There's no such functionality. I guess it would be possible to make a bundle command counting words using some external method (maybe even applied to the HTML of the message), but that's the best I can tell you for now.


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