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Re: [SLE] mail threading (reply & new mail)
  • From: "Konstantin (Kastus) Shchuka" <kastus@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 2 Aug 2001 16:18:27 -0700
  • Message-id: <20010802161827.B5366@xxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, Aug 01, 2001 at 01:33:39PM +0200, Alexandr Malusek wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I'd like to ask for not using "reply" (in the mail client) when a new
> thread is being opened.

May I second to this.

>
> Using the "reply" function and changing the "Subject:" is quite OK
> (sometimes even recommended), but I've noticed some people do it
> instead of sending a new mail.
>
> Mail threading clients (e.g. Emacs Gnus) keep these messages in the
> old thread. It makes a quick navigation a bit difficult.

The same happens in mutt. I would appreciate people not starting new thread
with "reply".

-Kastus

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