It seems I haven't posted a diary entry in almost two
months, although not much happened in that time; I've mainly
been working on my thesis.
I spent some time recently merging the Debian patches into
the nmh tree. The only remaining Debian patch is for
reading the hostname of outgoing mail from /etc/mailname,
which I suppose makes little sense on non-Debian systems.
Now I need to work on making some compile-time ./configure
stuff run-time configurable (e.g., whether to deliver mail
through /usr/sbin/sendmail or by sending it to
I also discovered that programming in Haskell isn't as
difficult as it looks.