[Project_owners] I'm not bored

Frederik Vanderstraeten frederik_vanderstraeten at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Jun 21 13:34:16 PDT 2007

Chris Neale schreef:
> On Thursday 21 June 2007 19:49, Frederik Vanderstraeten wrote:
>> Could everyone calm down please? He has the right to use any hardware he
>> wants, inferior hardware doesn't remove his right to complain.
>> If you had read what he said, or if you did any effort to look at the
>> screenshot properly, or to even understand the issue, you'd see he has a
>> very reasonable request. He uses the newsgroup, *not the mailing list*.
>> When using the newsgroup there is no reason for the tag at all, and it
>> isn't shown on newsgroup messages, only on messages originating from the
>> mailing list. So probably the tag should be stripped out when copying a
>> mailing list message to the newsgroup.
>> Does anyone know how to do this? I don't know Mailman, but if this
>> process is programmed in Python, I could provide a patch.
>> Please let me know if it would actually be used.
>> Frederik Vanderstraeten
> Mailman's mail - news gateway module can be configured to not add the prefix; 
> although it doesn't appear to strip it out if it's already there - I made the 
> change earlier today ...
> No one appears to have noticed; probably because of the above.

It should definitely be stripped out!

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