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From: "Jose A. Ortega Ruiz" <jao@gnu.org>
To: ding@gnus.org
Subject: Re: githubs notifications (different authors) and the froms in the summary buffer are a bit confusing
Date: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:05:23 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87pmqfat6k.fsf@gnus.jao.io> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87zgpjsbco.fsf@mat.ucm.es>

On Thu, Dec 02 2021, Uwe Brauer wrote:

[...]

> So it seems that %U is the culprit here. That however seems difficult to
> Any idea how to do that?

A way is to define your own format function.  For instance, i have this
function to display the from address with anything matching the regexp
jao-gnus--news-rx removed:

      (defun gnus-user-format-function-f (headers)
        (let* ((from (gnus-header-from headers))
               (from (gnus-summary-extract-address-component from)))
          (replace-regexp-in-string jao-gnus--news-rx "" from)))

the `-f' at the end or the name matters, it's the code to use in the
line format:  "... %uf ..."  stands for "user-defined function f"


hope this helps,
jao
-- 
"We must do something.  This is something.  Therefore, we must do this."
    - Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, "Yes Minister"



  reply	other threads:[~2021-12-02 16:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-12-02  7:40 Uwe Brauer
2021-12-02 16:05 ` Jose A. Ortega Ruiz [this message]
2021-12-03  9:58   ` Uwe Brauer

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