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Re: Need some help with Rmail/mbox

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: Need some help with Rmail/mbox
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2008 23:36:58 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.60 (gnu/linux)

>> No, I don't have such an explanation, except that the most natural input
>> for decoding is a unibyte (string|buffer) and the most natural output is
>> a multibyte (string|buffer).  I'd expect that to be pretty obvious.

> That would mean Rmail/mbox will need to use another unibyte scratch
> buffer for decoding MIME-encoded text: first qp- or b64-decode it into
> another unibyte buffer, then decode-coding-region from there to the
> (multibyte) display buffer.



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