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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
From: Michiel Perdeck <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 1996 13:13:09 +0100
X-To: David Weller <[log in to unmask]>
Organization: SNI - SCAP
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Netscape Mail does NOT have a filter mechanism for messages. Since
probably many people use that mailer, I think my suggestion is still
relevant.

David Weller wrote:
>
> > I suggest to have the list server automatically put the text "TEAM-ADA"
> > in the subject field at the front. This makes it easier to sort out the
> > graet number of messages many of us receive in their in-box every day,
> > especially when subscribed to multiple mailing lists.
> >
>
> There's actually a brief discussion of this in the archives.  If you
> are using a Unix-based mailer like elm, there is a "filter" command
> available that pre-sorts your mail.  Look for the subject line
> "filtering Team Ada input" in the archives.
>
> I don't know about PC-based mail programs, but any one that's worth a
> salt should have this kind of feature.

--
Michiel Perdeck

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