Ban 'Re: [SCM] Samba Shared Repository - branch xxx updated' subjects on the list?
abartlet at samba.org
Fri Feb 10 14:13:28 MST 2012
On Fri, 2012-02-10 at 11:27 -0500, simo wrote:
> On Fri, 2012-02-10 at 13:09 +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > I wondered if we could implement a mailman policy to 'ban' mails with a
> > subject matching:
> > Subject: Re: [SCM] Samba Shared Repository - branch
> > On samba-technical and samba-cvs?
> > The idea would be to encourage us all to remember to change the subject
> > (as a number of us do) when replying to samba-cvs mails, to make it
> > easier for folks to know what the actual subject of the message is.
> > What do others think?
> Why do you need that ?
"to make it easier for folks (me) to know what the actual subject
(topic) of the message is".
In particular to make it easier to find threads in e-mail archives, but
also to make it easier to follow broken threads, and to know at a glance
if a thread is relevant.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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