[MlMt] note or subject modification
jld at jld3.net
Sun Feb 5 13:57:37 EST 2023
On Sun 2023-02-05 11:15 AM MST -0700, <alain.israel at pasteur.fr> wrote:
> I would have nothing against a Note feature, even if restricted to
> Mailmate, but I guess there are more important things to implement.
> You mention side effects of the automation procedure :what are they?
From the dialog box:
Be aware of the following caveats:
• An updated copy replaces the original on the IMAP server.
• It is slow and inefficient for large emails.
• Other email clients detect the updated copy as a new email.
• The original subject is saved in an “Original-Subject” header.
Also, I found a way to arrange things so that choosing
Command->MailMate->Change Subject has no apparent effect at all.
Having granted Mailmate the necessary permission once, I went to
System Preferences->Security & Privacy->Privacy->Automation
and unchecked System Events.app under MailMate.app.
Also, thanks to Benny for pointing out my earlier mistake in mentioning
Full Disk Access. Mea culpa!
After unchecking that, trying to change the subject of a message has no
visible effect at all. So maybe your machine is somehow in a similar
state. Enabling that permission again allows things to work.
More information about the mailmate