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Re: list management

From: David Dorward <david@us-lot.org>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2003 09:59:15 +0100
To: Matthew Smith <matt@kbc.net.au>
Cc: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20030623085915.GA2278%david@us-lot.org>

On Mon, Jun 23, 2003 at 02:36:09 +0930, Matthew Smith wrote:
> Liddy Nevile wrote:

> >Would others agree with me that it would be a GREAT help if this list 
> >always had its name in the subject line

> Yes - putting this sort of metadata into the subject line makes it much
> easier to create message filters

Which wouldn't do a lot of good when someone replied off list, keeping
the subject prefix. There are plenty of things in messages to w3c
mailing lists that are unique to each list, filter on those instead. I
use the List-Id header.

(The actual rule looking like this:)

* ^List-Id.*w3c-wai-ig.w3.org

> It would also be rather handy if replies to list mail went to the list
> rather than the original sender.

Try "Reply to all"

This isn't really on-topic for this list, but I can't find a more
appropriate place after browsing the lists section of w3.org. Is there
a place for discussions of mailing list policy?

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