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Re: Add Forum Identifier

From: Jan Stary <>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2019 22:47:19 +0100

(Note: I am a user here, with no control of the mailing list.)

On Jan 09 13:15:23, wrote:
> At 01-08-2019 22:29, Jan Stary wrote:
> > Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64Content-Disposition: inlineOn Jan 08
> > 18:44:38, wrote:
> > Daniel, would you please prepend a forum identifier, such as [CURL-U], to
> > the post's subject when a post gets broadcast. Without a unique identifier
> > identifier it is near impossible to filter messages into target mailboxes

It's perfectly straightforward to filter these messages by the List-Id.

> > The headers say
> > List-Id: the curl tool <>
> Yes, they do. Unfortunately, I am guilty of thinking one thing and writing
> another.
> I do use the header to filter into mailboxes but that only applies after a
> post is downloaded to a mail client. The problem is not filtering for
> mailbox but identifying legitimate mail via sender and/or subject without
> having to open and read the message itself.

How is filtering by "From:" or "Subject:" any different
than filtering by "List-Id:"?


Received on 2019-01-09