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From "Chris Taylor" <ch...@x-bb.org>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Re: Administrivia question: subject prefix?
Date Fri, 30 Aug 2002 10:33:07 GMT
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So was this added to aid filtering in OL or OE?

I use both (OE more) and my filter for this list is based on all
emails being "To or CC" or "From" users@httpd.apache.org, and
er.....this works fine :)

So, if this was done as an aid to OE or OL, I'm somewhat confused.

Chris Taylor - chris@x-bb.org - The guy with the PS2 WebServer -
http://www.x-bb.org/chris.asc

- ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "DL Neil" <PHPml@DandE.HomeChoice.co.uk>
To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 11:09 AM
Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Re: Administrivia question: subject
prefix?


> Scott,
> 
> > Robert Andersson wrote:
> > > My opinion on the new subject prefix, is that it is little
> > > uglier, 
> little
> > > messier, little less width, little hard to (manually) search
> > > the 
> subject,
> > > but not too bad; I'll live. Still interested, though, as Greg,
> > > as to 
> what
> > > people and/or software had problems with filtering.
> > I think none. Looking again at DL Neil's post regarding Outlook
> > Express, I think the "All" option means search all headers, which
> > would work. I saw that it's possible in Outlook. I haven't heard
> > any other email clients mentioned as not being able to do this.
> > And the server-side[1] filtering solutions I've seen definitely
> > can.
> ...
> > different places. Doing filtering on the client side would drive
> > me nuts. 
> 
> 
> Think again! (don't shoot me, I'm only the (reluctant) piano
> player) Your last statement applies to all those on the list who
> don't also run their own email servers, and certainly to MS users
> (see below).
> 
> Like you, I latched onto "All" as "all headers" and thinking that
> thereby led the road to salvation, but we're both/all being way too
> logical ! [sarcasm alert] Herewith a private exchange between
> another list-member and myself on the subject (NB subsequently I
> have been corrected by an OL user, that recent versions of OL have
> 'extra' filters cf OE - I can't say whether they are helpful or
> merely 'bloat').
> 
> With regrets,
> =dn
> 
> > > > Thank you for the information - perfectly true for a 'decent'
> > > > email 
> > system.
> > > > However MS-Outlook/Outlook Express users are limited to:
> > > > >From line
> > > > Subject line
> > > > Message body
> > > > To line
> > > > CC line
> > > > To or CC line
> > > > Message has priority, from specific account, size,
> > > > attachment, secure; 
> > or
> > > > 'All' (an interesting 'filter'!?)
> > >
> > > try "all"
> > > it is not very selective, but I doubt there would be any
> > > confusion if 
> you
> > used
> > > users@httpd.apache.org
> >
> > Hah! That's what I thought, 'all (headers)', but no, Mr Microsoft
> > has to have a 'different' approach. This is what it would look
> > like:
> >
> > Apply this rule after the message arrives
> > For all messages
> > Move it to the Apache folder
> 
> that is the craziest thing that Mr Bill has ever come up with ! 
> (ok, ONE of the
> craziest !)
> >
> > - hence my comment about it being an interesting 'filter'!?
> 
> Arghhhhhh
> 
> > You don't have to be nuts to work with MS products - but it
> > helps! 
> >
> > Thanks for the thought,
> > =dn
> 
> you are welcome.
> *****
> 
> 
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