[Mailman-Users] Custom footer based on sender's email

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Thu May 11 23:53:17 CEST 2006

Mark Sapiro wrote:

>Rob Jackson wrote:
>>+    pl = msg.get_payload(decode=True)
>>+    re.sub('AZ', 'new text', pl)
>>+    msg.set_payload(pl)
>It looks OK to me.

Actually, it's not OK. I overlooked the fact that Python strings are
immutable and re.sub doesn't (can't) change them in place. Thus,

    re.sub('AZ', 'new text', pl)

needs to be

    pl = re.sub('AZ', 'new text', pl)

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