Your git mailing configuration / how can I improve mine?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jun 3 04:30:39 MDT 2014

On Tue, Jun 03, 2014 at 11:49:03AM +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> On 2014-06-03 at 21:05 +1200, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > G'Day David,
> > 
> > I've been trying to improve the profile and accessibility of my patches,
> > in the hope that I might be able to improve the attention I get to the
> > simpler of my changes, and make it easier for folks to indicate what
> > changes might need more explanation?
> > 
> > Is there anything you can suggest that would make it easier to do that?
> > I know obnox found it frustrating having my patches munged by mbox
> > storage (>From), and so I've started to play with git-send-email, and
> > I'll try git imap-send tomorrow. 
> For what it's worth, I prefer having one possibly From-munged
> mbox attachment over having a separate mails for each patch.
> But that is just me. :)

meee tooo :-)

And, I'm sure there must be ways to find a mail user agent
that does not do this. For mutt you can use

set encode_from=yes

in the .muttrc.


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