[Users] Keeping new filtering/processing headers in drop down lists

Brian Morrison bdm at fenrir.org.uk
Wed May 22 11:28:19 CEST 2013

On Tue, 21 May 2013 23:27:12 +0200
Ricardo Mones wrote:

> On Tue, 21 May 2013 16:23:50 +0100
> Brian Morrison <bdm at fenrir.org.uk> wrote:
> > I've noticed that when using news accounts (and it might be the case
> > for email too) any new headers I enter such as NNTP-Posting-Host or
> > Injection-Info are not added to the drop down list and hence I have
> > to re-enter them every time I want to add a new filtering or
> > processing rule that uses them.
> > 
> > Is there a file somewhere that I should be adding these entries to
> > myself or could Claws be modified so that it saves unknown entries
> > for each drop down list?
>   Yes, as mentioned in manpage, you can create an “extraheaderrc” file
>   under your configuration directory (usually ~/.claws-mail) with the
>   headers to be added to the compose drop down lists (one per line,
>   colon must be included).

I must have missed this, I used to use a different news client that did
this for you so I'd never found how to do it in Claws.

Thanks for the help.


Brian Morrison

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