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RE: list management

From: Jordan, Alixa <ajj9@cdc.gov>
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2003 14:08:18 -0400
Message-ID: <707F3F5DDB6BD511A3CF0008C7863E230A1BAC81@mcdcatl41>
To: "'Nick Kew'" <nick@webthing.com>, Liddy Nevile <Liddy.Nevile@motile.net>
Cc: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

I created a rule in Outlook that moves all emails sent to "w3c-wai-ig list"
(where I selected 'w3c-wai-ig list' from my outlook address book) out of my
inbox into a specified folder.  So far (about 4 weeks) it has worked
perfectly.  The rule would not work for emails sent outside of the list.
And, I don't know how well something like that would work for other
browsers.  But it seems to be reliable for Outlook.


-----Original Message-----
From: Nick Kew [mailto:nick@webthing.com] 
Sent: Monday, June 23, 2003 1:42 PM
To: Liddy Nevile
Subject: Re: list management

On Mon, 23 Jun 2003, 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 - so the subject line read 
> something like: Re: [W3C-WAI-IG] title for the frame  ???

I disagree.  We have computers to automate administrivia like sorting
incoming email into folders.  Lists that work the way you describe waste a
large chunk of what could otherwise be a meaningful subject line as
presented by a mailer.

Nick Kew

In urgent need of paying work - see http://www.webthing.com/~nick/cv.html
Received on Monday, 23 June 2003 14:08:42 UTC

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