[LISTNAME] in subject line
mgunn at egt.ie
Sat Mar 3 15:39:40 CET 2007
On 3 Mar 2007, at 14:09, scríobh Don Osborn:
> Personally I think it is helpful for occasions when one wants to
> scan a list of many email titles to know what are from a particular
Exactly. Especially to see which are cross-posted.
> But not essential as long as most other lists do it so one can, as
> suggests, interpret by the posters and titles what list is likely
> in the titles without [listname] (unless there is a big volume on
> this list
> and another topically related list without [listname] in title).
Yes. Less a problem, of course, for people who only have or regularly
use a single computer, with fixed mail settings of their own choice,
more a problem for people sharing with friends or family or moving
around a lot. But, as I said, not really such a big problem for most
IETF users, since most other lists dealing with related subjects are
I now suggest we end this thread, unless the listowner has something
to say anent it.
Marion Gunn * EGTeo (Estab.1991)
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