[Logarion] Converging header fields with email and HTTP

F.- fede at disroot.org
Thu Mar 15 11:59:21 UTC 2018

>> Coming to the point of sticking to, and documenting, the header fields. I think it would be greatly
>> beneficial to converge with Email and HTTP headers. This would make mapping of Logarion archives to
>> those protocols simple, enabling the possibilities that arise from that.
> Sounds like a nice idea, especially if someone stores their emails locally. Potentially could expand in a personal digital library with 
> emails, blogs, etc.. 
I totally agree with that opinion.

>> Would the header fields look nicer with capitalised initials?
>> Title: ...
>> Authors: ...
> Yes, helps with readability for generic users.
And, with that one too.

>> On a more extreme level, should header field names be renamed to match the closest email or HTTP
>> ones?
>> title -> Subject
>> authors-> From (Not great)
>> uuid -> Message-ID (I don't like this one at all)
> Depends on what you want to achieve with logarion. Would you want it to interchangable? 
I don't like that much, I mean title -> Subject and that... though some
kind of equivalent name would be great.

More information about the Logarion mailing list