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From: Ted Zlatanov <>
Subject: Re: How about gnus-registry-precious-only-p?
Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 17:08:33 +0000
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On Fri, 12 Jun 2020 09:04:36 -0700 Eric Abrahamsen <> wrote: 
EA> Ted Zlatanov <> writes:
>> I would go further and never record non-precious messages on exiting the
>> group, to avoid the extra cycles.

EA> I might be misunderstanding, but with the up-thread patch, non-precious
EA> messages shouldn't be made in the first place. The only way

I misread the patch. Apologies. Looks great to me.

EA> (Which reminds me, now is the right time to come up with a better name
EA> for this option. Maybe `gnus-registry-auto-create-entries', defaulted to
EA> nil?)

Yes, I'd be OK with that. Users may have customized
`gnus-registry-extra-entries-precious' but I think it's unlikely.

Ted Zlatanov <>

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Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-20 19:47 Eric Abrahamsen
2020-06-09 16:15 ` Ted Zlatanov
2020-06-12 16:04   ` Eric Abrahamsen
2020-06-16 17:08     ` Ted Zlatanov [this message]
2020-06-16 18:29       ` Eric Abrahamsen
2020-06-16 19:08         ` Ted Zlatanov
2020-06-16 21:46           ` Eric Abrahamsen
2020-06-12 14:46 ` Bob Newell

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