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Re: [Nmh-workers] quotes in personal names

2003-12-14 09:30:07
MS Outlook (and maybe other mailers) inserts double quotes around the
personal names in header lines, like this:

    From: "Nobody Special" <nobody(_at_)special(_dot_)com>

Unfortunately, the current version of nmh doesn't remove these quotes,
so they appear in the output of 'scan,' which is irritating.  I fixed
this for my nmh by hacking fmt_scan.c so that the friendly() command
removes the double quotes. 

Is there an "offical" way to remove the quotes already present in nmh?
If not, I can send a patch for fmt_scan.c to do it.

-- Carl

I fail to see a motivation for doing this.

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