[sylpheed:32048] Re: Feature request: address field autocomplete

Vladi Belperchinov-Shabanski cade at datamax.bg
Wed Jan 23 23:30:15 JST 2008

this can be external tool or additional tool to the address book.
harvest addresses (from a folder) and put them into separate address book.
then you can check, delete, whatever you want with this book. 
this way nothing changes inside sylpheed autocomplete function.

my 2c.


On Tue, 22 Jan 2008 11:02:16 +0100
Attila Kinali <attila at kinali.ch> wrote:

> On Tue, 22 Jan 2008 01:21:09 +0200
> Cristian Secară <orice at secarica.ro> wrote:
> > On Mon, 21 Jan 2008 23:28:55 +0100, Attila Kinali wrote:
> > 
> > > Please, make this feature an option. I have to use a MUA at work
> > > that has that "feature" and i hate it. It simply does not work
> > > for people like me who's mail consist of 99.9% of mailinglist
> > > traffic.
> > 
> > I agree with the option checkbox for any automating-something, but I
> > don't understand what has this to do with mailing lists (in neither
> > sense).
> Oh, it's simple. Usualy this feature is implemented by looking
> at the To: and From: fields of send resp. received mails. Now
> if you receive/send a lot of mails from/to mailing lists, you'll
> polute the "database" with email adresses you'll probably never
> send private mails to.
> 			Attila Kinali
> -- 
> Praised are the Fountains of Shelieth, the silver harp of the waters,
> But blest in my name forever this stream that stanched my thirst!
>                          -- Deed of Morred

Vladi Belperchinov-Shabanski <cade at biscom.net> <cade at datamax.bg>
http://cade.datamax.bg/   pgp/gpg key id: 6F35B214 (pgp.mit.edu)
equally destructive as we are, don't you think we've also gone too far?!

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