Monday, November 08, 2010 at 12:05 AM.


on mailMessageToTable (s, adrtable) { //breaks a message up into its parts
	<<Changes suggested by Christopher Short, 9/23/98; 6:31:13 AM by DW
		<<create the table if it doesn't exist
		<<consistently return true
		<<don't change the names of any of the parts
	local (label, value, linestring);
	if not defined (adrtable^) {
		new (tabletype, adrtable)};
	s = string.replaceAll (s, "\n", "");
	loop {
		linestring = string.nthfield (s, cr, 1);
		s = string.delete (s, 1, sizeof (linestring) + 1);
		label = string.lower (string.nthfield (linestring, ":", 1));
		value = string.delete (linestring, 1, sizeof (label) + 2);
		if (sizeof (label) == 0) or (label contains cr) {
			wp.newTextObject (s, @adrtable^.text);
		if value endsWith "\r" {
			value = string.delete (value, sizeof (value), 1)};
		adrtable^.[label] = value};
	return (true)}
<<bundle //test code
	<<local (s = "X-Sender:\r\nX-Mailer: Random mail program\r\nDate: Tue, 22 Sep 1998 06:55:54 -0700\r\nTo:\r\nFrom: Dave Winer <>\r\nSubject: Test message\r\n\r\nHello, this is a test. Dave")
	<<new (tabletype, @scratchpad.mailparts)
	<<mailMessageToTable (s, @scratchpad.mailparts)
	<<edit (@scratchpad.mailparts)
	<<window.zoom (@scratchpad.mailparts)

This listing is for code that runs in the OPML Editor environment. I created these listings because I wanted the search engines to index it, so that when I want to look up something in my codebase I don't have to use the much slower search functionality in my object database. Dave Winer.