Re: lkml subject line

From: Matti Aarnio (
Date: Mon Feb 12 2001 - 06:33:24 EST

On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 11:20:40AM +0000, Guennadi Liakhovetski wrote:
> Dear all (and list maintainers in particular)
> Wouldn't it be a good idea to prepend all lkml subjects with [LKML] like
> many other lists do to distinguish lkml messages from the rest.


  Have you ever seen reply-chains resulting at such schemes ?

    Re: [FOO] Re: [FOO] Re: [FOO] Re: [FOO] subject text

  If you want to pre-filter messages traveling thru linux-kernel list,
  all you need to do is to check the content of Return-Path: header.

  Or perhaps my utter aborrence is due to the way how GNU MAILMAN handles
  that tagging (badly, that is).

> Thanks
> Guennadi
> ___
> Dr. Guennadi V. Liakhovetski
> email:

/Matti Aarnio -- vger postmaster, not listmaster
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