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Re: [suse-security] list moderation, message mangling (was: TIS FWTK)
  • From: MaD dUCK <madduck@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2000 15:53:49 -0500
  • Message-id: <20001212155349.C17813@xxxxxxxxxxx>
also sprach Gerhard Sittig (on Tue, 12 Dec 2000 06:09:58PM +0100):
> Regarding the "marking the list articles with a prefix in the
> subject" -- there are already nine(!) other pointers in the
> message header (plus the two in the footer) to recognize that the
> message belongs to the list. If that's not redundancy, what else
> is?

i use mutt, and none of these but the subject prefix shows up in the
message index. of course, once i am reading a message the origin is
obvious from trailer, headers, recipient address and the like, but in
the mutt index, this isn't obvious and that's when subject prefixes
are handy.


[greetings from the heart of the sun]# echo madduck@!#:1:s@\
"and no one sings me lullabies,
and no one makes me close my eyes,
and so i throw the windows wide,
and call to you across the sky"
-- pink floyd, 1971

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