"Adium-devl" subject mangling

Augie Fackler lists at durin42.com
Thu May 7 14:05:27 UTC 2009


On May 7, 2009, at 7:41 AM, Eric Richie wrote:

> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 2:44 AM, Zachary West <zacw at adium.im> wrote:
>> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 02:40, Zachary West <zacw at adium.im> wrote:
>>> Top-right corner on the message [dropdown] > Filter messages like  
>>> these.
>>>
>>> It fills in the rest for you automatically, with the list name and  
>>> such.
>>>
>>> Zac
>>>
>>
>> For the record, this does:
>>
>> Has the words: list:"devel_adium.im.adium.im"
>>
>> Where "…" is the List-Id header's explicit value (inside the <>). I
>> have never seen Mailing-List before, but I know Google Groups sends
>> both it and List-Id. List-Id appears to be the standard, therefore:
>> hoorah List-Id.
>>
>> Zac
>>
>>
>
> We went through this whole thing before and decided that people liked
> having them.  I have yet to hear a good argument against them other
> than the standard rant about them being "old".

For those of us that *don't* filter all lists out of the inbox, it's  
actually quite handy. Also, I'm in the same boat as Eric - never seen  
a compelling argument against them that isn't just "they're old."

>
> -Eric
>




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