Request to reconfigure the list with [xorg] in subject line
Alan W. Irwin
irwin at beluga.phys.uvic.ca
Mon Dec 3 12:59:50 PST 2007
On 2007-12-03 21:30+0100 Arkadiusz Miskiewicz wrote:
> On Monday 03 of December 2007, Alan W. Irwin wrote:
>> The reason why I ask for [xorg] (or any other appropriate short unique
>> descriptor) in the subject line is it makes it much easier to sort out this
>> list traffic from other lists I am subscribed to. This is a pretty standard
>> convention that most lists use, and I would very much appreciate it if this
>> list was configured to follow that convention as well.
> There is constant header:
> List-Id: Discuss issues related to the xorg tree <xorg.lists.freedesktop.org>
> Filter by that.
That works for automatic filtering, but is not nearly as convenient for
filtering by humans as a simple descriptor in the subject line. I assume
that is why most lists have such a subject-line descriptor enabled. So I
renew my request that this list conform to that convention.
Alan W. Irwin
Astronomical research affiliation with Department of Physics and Astronomy,
University of Victoria (astrowww.phys.uvic.ca).
Programming affiliations with the FreeEOS equation-of-state implementation
for stellar interiors (freeeos.sf.net); PLplot scientific plotting software
package (plplot.org); the libLASi project (unifont.org/lasi); the Loads of
Linux Links project (loll.sf.net); and the Linux Brochure Project
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