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@fredRos fredRos/.emacs
Created May 8, 2017

What would you like to do?
Minimal syntax highlighting for emails. Colorize multiple quotes up to 5 levels in different colors. Use with thunderbird as external editor.
(setq fredmail-highlights
'(("^[ \t]*>>>>>.*$" . 'org-level-5)
("^[ \t]*>>>>.*$" . 'org-level-4)
("^[ \t]*>>>.*$" . 'org-level-3)
("^[ \t]*>>.*$" . 'org-level-2)
("^[ \t]*>.*$" . 'org-level-1)
("\\*.*\\*" . 'markdown-bold-face)
(define-derived-mode fredmail-mode fundamental-mode "fredmail"
"major mode for editing emails."
(setq font-lock-defaults '(fredmail-highlights)))
(add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\.eml\\'" . fredmail-mode))
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