Adding List Identifier To Subject Lines of List Posts

Kenny Hitt kenny at
Thu Feb 1 19:03:28 EST 2007


There are already headers in mail from the speakup list so procmail can
filter it.  I notice you are running Windows, so I don't know what to
tell you about filtering mail with Outlook express.

Personally, I would find having speakup added to the subject of all
message a useless addition.


On Thu, Feb 01, 2007 at 06:54:30PM -0500, Adam MacLeod wrote:
> Dear list:
> I have only been a member for a very short period of time, but I have a good idea.
> I believe that it would be a good idea to add the word Speakup perhaps in brackets to the beginning of all subject lines of all posts to the list. This way, members can filter all posts to the Speakup mailing list, whether they are sent to the list or to the poster themselves.
> What do you think? Perhaps to keep list traffic to a minimum on this discussion, you could send replies to me direct.
>  Would the mods and admins prefer that I discuss this with them directly?
> Has this approach been tried, and abandoned previously?
> Regards:
> Adam MacLeod
> E-mail: adam at
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