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From: Tim Landscheidt <>
Subject: Re: message-dont-send in queue folder not in draft folder
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2023 14:44:50 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Uwe Brauer's message of "Thu, 14 Dec 2023 14:06:02 +0100")

Uwe Brauer <> wrote:

>> I don't understand the issue here (or did not understand your original
>> post).

>> When I compose an email unplugged, if I don't send it (C-c C-d), it goes
>> in drafts; if I send it (C-c C-c), it goes in the queue.  How is your
>> needs different from the default behaviour?

> My problem is that my draft folder contains some 20 messages, basically
> messages that are half done.

> But sometimes I write 2 emails one after another, but I want to send
> both say 2 hours later. Of course I can save them in the draft folder
> but since that folder contains say 20 message. I don't find this
> convenient.

> Best would be to save these messages in the queue folder since it
> remains me later to send these messages.

> Now I could unplug gnus write these messages «send» them and plugin gnus
> again. But I prefer to have gnus plugged in almost always, since some
> message might arrive in the meantime.

I do not use the plugging mechanism, but do you know about
and if it fits your use case?

(The last paragraph in the manual about having to delete
Date from message-draft-headers is outdated since Emacs 28.1
(?), but checking with a test mail does not hurt before
using it for something important.)


      parent reply	other threads:[~2023-12-18 18:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-12-13 13:09 Uwe Brauer
2023-12-13 15:46 ` Uwe Brauer
2023-12-13 16:25   ` Eric Abrahamsen
2023-12-14 13:08     ` Uwe Brauer
2023-12-15  1:45       ` Eric Abrahamsen
2023-12-15  6:42         ` Uwe Brauer
2023-12-13 16:31   ` Eric S Fraga
2023-12-14 13:06     ` Uwe Brauer
2023-12-14 13:21       ` Eric S Fraga
2023-12-14 17:17         ` Uwe Brauer
2023-12-14 14:44       ` Tim Landscheidt [this message]

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