[nginx] Please add [nginx] to subject
gryzli.the.bugbear at gmail.com
Mon Oct 15 10:39:26 UTC 2018
+1 from me as well. I also think this will be of help to many users.
On 10/15/18 1:35 PM, Stefan Mueller wrote:
> In answer to Ralph's reply.
> That is a very Gmail specific solution but, thanks god, not anyone is
> using Gmail.
> For them it needs other solutions.
> Anyway we should not focus on labeling / filtering what should
> possible in any email application but I cannot tell how much effort is
> needed to make it, it could be a real hassle.
> My main goal is to improve readability of my inbox. Besides being
> subscribed to mailing lists also member of a dozen discourse forums,
> what can be abused as mailing lists as well.
> If each of them wouldn't use some kind of prepend label my inbox and
> the the one of many others would be cluttered.
> Thanks to the label I see at a glance which list emailed me.
> The label can be easily incorporated in the subject. Making it part of
> the sentence is feasible.
> Sent from a fair mobile
> Le dim. 14 oct. 2018 à 21:59, Matthew VK3EVL <hitman at itglowz.com
> <mailto:hitman at itglowz.com>> a écrit :
> +1. Prepend would make it so much easier.
> On 15 Oct 2018, at 06:14, Stefan Müller
> <stefan.mueller.83 at gmail.com <mailto:stefan.mueller.83 at gmail.com>>
>> getting a separate email per mailing list gets messy, as there
>> are to many.
>> Currently I'm subscribed to some mailing lists covering similar
>> things compared with nginx. If all of them would work without a
>> prepend [/list title/] it would be a mess to distinguish them and
>> focus on them which are currently important.
>> When I open an email app or get email notification, the
>> notification focuses on the subject, so I have to open the mail
>> to know to which list it belongs to.
>> A year ago there was the same discussion on digikam-users at kde.org
>> <mailto:digikam-users at kde.org>, resulting in a prepend
>> [digiKam-users]. It could be a bit shorter but it enables me to
>> see what email is digikam related at a glance and the remaining
>> space for the subject title gives me enough context to decided if
>> I shall read or delete it. I'm doing that on a mid class phone.
>> [nginx] would be enough instead of [nginx-user], as nearly any
>> mailing list do.
>> thank you
>> On 13.10.2018 11:57, Ralph Seichter wrote:
>>> On 13.10.18 10:16, Stefan Müller wrote:
>>>> Sure /nginx at nginx.org <mailto:nginx at nginx.org>/ is fine for actively filtering, or for putting
>>>> everything into another folder, but every other mailing list I'm on
>>>> tags the list name in the subject.
>>> Then you are not subscribed the right mailing lists. ;-)
>>> Seriously, this discussion is almost as old as mailing lists. Rewriting
>>> the subject adds clutter, messes with some MUAs, wastes screen estate on
>>> devices with small screens (e.g. smartphones), and breaks DKIM.
>>> Filtering by the existing "List-Id" header works just fine. Also, you
>>> can use address extensions with your Google Mail (and many others),
>>> meaning that you can have your mailing list messages automatically
>>> filtered/labelled properly. Look at my address in this message, it
>>> uses "+nginx" as an extension.
>>> nginx mailing list
>>> nginx at nginx.org <mailto:nginx at nginx.org>
>> nginx mailing list
>> nginx at nginx.org <mailto:nginx at nginx.org>
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