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Re:(WA) suggestion for list filtering:Fw: getting messages with Blind-L in subject

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2002 10:18:49 -0500 (EST)
To: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>
cc: wai-ig list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0201161017460.20926-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Wed, 16 Jan 2002, David Poehlman wrote:

I do this on several other sites, I would suggest something simple such as 
(WA) for "Web Access"


> Since we've discussing how to deal with this lists often high volume, at
> the risk of adding to it, I have forwarded the following suggestion.  It
> may or not work and it may or may not be configurable to work but here
> it is.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rick Lewis" <ricklew@SHELLWORLD.NET>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 16, 2002 9:59 AM
> Subject: getting messages with Blind-L in subject
> Hi, Folks,
> If you're like me and like to know what list a message is coming from,
> without looking at lots of headers, (I normally use just From: and
> sometimes Date: in Pine), you can have your PBD-L messages show up with
> the list name printed before the rest of the subject.
> A subject line would then look like this, for example:
> Subject: [Blind-L] How To Read PDF Files
> All you need do is send a message to:
> listserv@listserv.uark.edu with the following in the body: (no caps
> necessary)
> set blind-l subjecthdr
> You can, of course, also do this with other lists which use listserv
> software, either on uark, St. John's or other servers.
> Thanks to Leslie Fairall for finding the command, since listserv does
> this
> differently from the way I expected.
> I find this to be a very convenient feature and thought others might,
> too,
> especially considering that I've been on listserv lists since 1996 and I
> don't remember ever seeing this command mentioned anywhere.
> --Rick Lewis

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