emacs: Cleaner interface when prompting for sender address
[notmuch] / emacs / notmuch-mua.el
index 556d2bf0b86cca0ca369d9c4fb06342af501ac60..274c5dabc61030d593eeb80d29d1eaf253b500b9 100644 (file)
@@ -162,20 +162,33 @@ the From: header is already filled in by notmuch."
   :group 'notmuch
   :type 'boolean)
 
-(defun notmuch-mua-sender-collection ()
-  (if notmuch-identities
-      notmuch-identities
-    (mapcar (lambda (address)
-             (concat (notmuch-user-name) " <" address ">"))
-           (cons (notmuch-user-primary-email) (notmuch-user-other-email)))))
-
 (defvar notmuch-mua-sender-history nil)
 
 (defun notmuch-mua-prompt-for-sender ()
   (interactive)
-  (let ((collection (notmuch-mua-sender-collection)))
-    (ido-completing-read "Send mail From: " collection
-                        nil 'confirm nil 'notmuch-mua-sender-history (car collection))))
+  (let (name addresses one-name-only)
+    ;; If notmuch-identities is non-nil, check if there is a fixed user name.
+    (if notmuch-identities
+       (let ((components (mapcar 'mail-extract-address-components notmuch-identities)))
+         (setq name          (caar components)
+               addresses     (mapcar 'cadr components)
+               one-name-only (eval
+                              (cons 'and
+                                    (mapcar (lambda (identity)
+                                              (string-equal name (car identity)))
+                                            components)))))
+      ;; If notmuch-identities is nil, use values from the notmuch configuration file.
+      (setq name          (notmuch-user-name)
+           addresses     (cons (notmuch-user-primary-email) (notmuch-user-other-email))
+           one-name-only t))
+    ;; Now prompt the user, either for an email address only or for a full identity.
+    (if one-name-only
+       (let ((address
+              (ido-completing-read (concat "Sender address for " name ": ") addresses
+                                   nil nil nil 'notmuch-mua-sender-history (car addresses))))
+         (concat name " <" address ">"))
+      (ido-completing-read "Send mail From: " notmuch-identities
+                          nil nil nil 'notmuch-mua-sender-history (car notmuch-identities)))))
 
 (defun notmuch-mua-new-mail (&optional prompt-for-sender)
   "Invoke the notmuch mail composition window.