Fwd: Subject line identifier - Majordomo


Subject: Fwd: Subject line identifier - Majordomo
From: Kevin Austin (kevin.austin@videotron.ca)
Date: Fri Apr 09 2004 - 06:47:19 EDT


Hi

The change-over has been slowed by a couple of events -- my email
provider Vidiotron, has been putting in a new server and I'm still
getting mail sent Tuesday. <duh!>

Below is a suggestion from Andrew Robinson about adding a subject line prefix.

Comments?

k

>Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2004 10:03:35 +0100
>From: Andrew Robinson <andrew@play-ground.net>
>Subject: Subject line identifier - Majordomo
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>Dear Kevin,
>
>I have recently joined the cecdiscuss mailing list, and have noticed
>that no unique identifier is added to the subject line of emails
>sent via this list.
>
>The other mailing lists I subscribe to do this, and this makes it
>easy for my mail client to automatically send mail related to a list
>to a
>specific folder.
>
>For example, I have a rule set up whereby an email with the subject line of:
>
>[sc-users] waveshaping
>
>will be automatically sent to my sc-users mailbox folder.
>
>
>Is there any chance that this functionality could be added to the
>cecdiscuss list at some stage?
>
>
>I have never actually administered a majordomo list myself, but looking at
>
>http://www-uclink.berkeley.edu/major/major.admin.html
>
>I see that by inserting the line below in the configuration file,
>this behaviour can be achieved.
>
>subject_prefix = one-word
>
>So in your case, something like
>
>subject-prefix = [cecdiscuss]
>or
>subject-prefix = cecdiscuss
>
>would be the right thing.
>I am unsure whether or not the [] brackets are added automatically or not.
>
>
>
>Thank You,
>
>
>Andrew Robinson



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