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    The ability to edit a single message directly within my email client is essential. I end up having to fix up changelog text, editing the subject line to be correct, fixing the mail headers to not do foolish things with text formats, and in some cases, editing the patch itself for when it is corrupted or needs to be fixed (I want a Linkedin skill badge for “can edit diff files by hand and have them still work”)

    Or, you know, MIME attachments? RFC created in 1996, 23 years ago?

    The cost of stupid technical gatekeeping isn’t just paid by keeping other people from contributing to your project, it’s also a waste of the core team’s time.

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      Got this from a lwn.net comment which is around improving mutt: