[Project_owners] I'm not bored

Chris Neale cdn at mozdev.org
Thu Jun 21 15:47:04 PDT 2007


Onno Ekker wrote:
> On 6/21/07, *Chris Neale* <cdn at mozdev.org <mailto:cdn at mozdev.org>> wrote:
> 
>     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 ...
> 
> 
> That doesn't sound good.
> If the prefix isn't stripped out, this mail will get subject "Re: 
> [Project Owners] I'm not bored",
> but messages sent to the newsgroup will get subject "Re: I'm not  bored".
> When there is news2mail forwarding, it will probably be changed to 
> "[Project Owners] Re: I'm not bored".

a reply from the NG which should insert [Project_owners] between 'Re:' 
and "I'm not bored"

> And a reply to that by mail will include another "Re: " up front...
> 
> I think mailman should maybe handle the subject lines to always strip 
> the prefix from anywhere in the subject line, and then put the prefix up 
> front in the mail?
> 
> Where can we put out feature requests for mailman?
> 
>     No one appears to have noticed; probably because of the above.




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