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From Larry Gusaas <>
Subject Re: Forum name in subject
Date Thu, 05 Jan 2012 16:12:29 GMT

On 2012-01-05 4:18 AM  Terry wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Mike Scott<>
>> To:
>> Cc:
>> Sent: Thursday, 5 January 2012 7:48 PM
>> Subject: Re: Forum name in subject
>> On 04/01/2012 23:19, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote:
>>>   Rob,
>>>   Good point.  If there is no one who uses this list that objects in the time
>> window, I'll take it to ooo-dev and from there as appropriate.
>>>     - Dennis
>> A mild objection here... prefixes at the start of the subject line clutter a
>> limited screen space. I loath them, and there are better ways of achieving the
>> end that don't involve overloading the subject text.
>> Would it not be better to use an email header to flag the source, then those
>> that want can use their mail reader to file in suitable places. (I currently
>> crudely filter on 'to' address and 'return-path' to achieve
>> this)
>> I'm probably a minority of one though :-)
>> -- Mike Scott
>> Harlow, Essex, England
> No, perhaps a minority of 2.  I agree that a tag reduces subject space and think that
filters suffice.

That 's a minority of at least 3. It is simple to filter to a separate folder so all the 
messages from the list are together.


Larry I. Gusaas
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Canada
"An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs." - Edgard Varese

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