I kinda do agree to what Tom said, but having said that it isn't an absolute necessity.
It does make peoples' life easier if the prefix is there. Especially for those relying on
mobile devices. You can easily avoid looking at a list email till you get to a desktop.
Both of you... behave .!! :)
----- Reply message -----
From: "Tomalak Geret'kal" <tom@stripped>
To: "plusplus@stripped" <plusplus@stripped>
Subject: List subject prefix
Date: Wed, Mar 16, 2011 10:12
On 16/03/2011 06:28, Ruben Safir wrote:
>> 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?
> Yeah - because people aren't robots, and BTW none of the other MYSQL
> lists do it either, nor does my pearl list, actually. I'm thinking of
> top posting this just to demonstrate how anoying, presumptious and rude
> your last line was. try asking nice next time and send it privately to
> the administrator.
I was only asking. You're the rude one... blimey, what an
overreaction. Completely uncalled for.
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