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From:Tomalak Geret'kal Date:March 15 2011 7:35pm
Subject:Re: List subject prefix
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On 15/03/2011 19:32, Jim Graf wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 15, 2011 at 11:24 AM, Tomalak Geret'kal<tom@stripped>  wrote:
>
>> On 15/03/2011 18:22, Chris Frey wrote:
>>
>>> On Tue, Mar 15, 2011 at 10:45:43AM +0000, Tomalak Geret'kal wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> Could this list be configured to prefix "[MySqlPP] " or
>>>> somesuch to the beginning of email subject lines please?
>>>>
>>>
>>> If you're looking for automatic filtering options, there is a header
>>> for that, which might help you:
>>>
>>>         List-ID:<plusplus.mysql.com>
>>>
>>> - Chris
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> No, I'm looking for a prefix to go in the subject line.
>>
>> Tom
>>
>>
> Use procmail:
>
>
> SUBJ_=`formail -xSubject: \
>         | expand | sed -e 's/^[ ]*//g' -e 's/[ ]*$//g'`
>
> :0
> * List-ID:.*plus.mysql.com
> {
>    # filter the Reply-To: line so it goes to the list, not the sender
>    :0hfW
>    | formail -Ybi "Reply-To: plusplus@stripped" -i "Subject: [MySqlPP]
> ${SUBJ_}"
> }
>
> Works for me, but I don't use this. I use gmail Labels and filter on
> List-ID: plus.mysql.com
>
> -jim
>

I'm not running procmail, and I'm not looking to filter 
anything.

It's been convention for decades for emails coming through 
mailing lists to have "[ListName]" prepended to the subject 
line, and I'd like to see that in my inbox.

Is there a reason that this list breaks convention?

Tom
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List subject prefixTomalak Geret'kal15 Mar
  • Re: List subject prefixChris Frey15 Mar
    • Re: List subject prefixTomalak Geret'kal15 Mar
      • Re: List subject prefixJim Graf15 Mar
        • Re: List subject prefixTomalak Geret'kal15 Mar
          • Re: List subject prefixRuben Safir16 Mar
            • Re: List subject prefixTomalak Geret'kal16 Mar
              • Re: List subject prefixJoel Fielder16 Mar
                • Re: List subject prefixTomalak Geret'kal16 Mar
                  • Now off topic - Re: List subject prefixJoel Fielder16 Mar
        • Re: List subject prefixRuben Safir16 Mar
Re: List subject prefixDino Korah16 Mar