Re: List software upgraded

From: Robert Holdsworth via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:20:14 +1200
I have just noticed that gmail has transferred a lot of Seesat emails
to my spam box. It appears that this was before the upgrade, so those
using gmail may wish to check their spam box to catch up on their
earlier Seesat emails.

Robert


On 10 April 2014 12:57, wkitty42_at_gmail.com via Seesat-l
<seesat-l_at_satobs.org> wrote:
> On 4/9/2014 9:13 PM, Skywise via Seesat-l wrote:
>>
>> On 4/9/2014 11:10 AM, Ted Molczan via Seesat-l wrote:
>>
>>> The root of the annoyance is that Mailman now appends to the sender's
>>> name
>>
>>  > " via Seesat-l". In the mail client I use, in the "From" column,
>> instead
>>  > of "Marco Langbroek" I see "Marco Langbroek" via Seesat-l".
>>
>> Personally, I like this change.
>>
>> For many meany years I have, on a daily basis, had to manually move a
>> few stray messages from my catch all inbox to my SeeSat folder. There
>> was no way to filter all SeeSat messages with one filter as there was
>> no common and consistent identifier in any field. I certainly didn't
>> want to make and maintain a filter list of all subscribers.
>
>
> i always use the List-ID: header lines when they are available... this
> allows me to have a folder for on-list messages and another for off-list
> messages... especially when the list prefixes all post subject lines with
> something like "[seesat-l]"... so i detect that and the list-id line... no
> list-id line means the post is off-list and so get shuffled to that folder
> instead of the list folder ;)
>
>
>> Now I can use one filter to send all SeeSat messages to my one SeeSat
>> folder.
>>
>> Personally, I think the better solution is to have an identifier added
>> to the subject line instead of the from field. This would be consistent
>> with other mail lists I subscribe to. In those cases something like
>> "[SeeSat]" is PREpended to the subject.
>
>
> yes, this would be a nice addition... especially since this is one of the
> lists with posts and replies that i can't filter as i describe above...
> currently i use "To: or CC: contains seesat-l_at_satobs.org" which works OK...
>
>
>> But hey, as long as there is SOMETHING that one filter can catch, I'm
>> happy.
>>
>> Brian
>
>
>
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