[PATCH] parser: Unmangle From: headers that have been mangled for DMARC purposes

Stephen Rothwell sfr at canb.auug.org.au
Fri Oct 11 10:40:40 AEDT 2019

On Fri, 11 Oct 2019 10:16:40 +1100 Daniel Axtens <dja at axtens.net> wrote:
> Andrew Donnellan <ajd at linux.ibm.com> writes:
> > On 11/10/19 6:41 am, Jonathan Nieder wrote:  
> >> Interesting!  I'm cc-ing the Git mailing list in case "git am" might
> >> wnat to learn the same support.  
> > Argh, that reminds me... this patch only rewrites the name and email 
> > that is recorded as the Patchwork submitter, it doesn't actually rewrite 
> > the From: header when you fetch the mbox off Patchwork.
> >
> > Part of me would really like to keep Patchwork mboxes as close as 
> > possible to the mbox we ingested, but on the other hand it means the 
> > mangled address is still going to land in the git repo at the end... so 
> > I should probably just change it?  
> Yes, I think change it. If you're worried, stash the original one in the
> headers.

Or add a From: line to the start of the body (if one is not already there).

Stephen Rothwell
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