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Re: Changing the subject

From: John Wiegley
Subject: Re: Changing the subject
Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2015 10:37:18 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.5 (darwin)

>>>>> Yann Hodique <address@hidden> writes:

> It's probably also worth mentioning that Gnus users have the option to use
> scores to identify (un)important messages, and that scoring on message-id
> ("L i e p" for example) effectively translates into scoring on sub-thread as
> long as nobody messes with the References field (which thankfully happens to
> be fairly rare around here).

> All this to say that while changing subject is certainly good practice,
> relying on it might be a little optimistic, and there are other ways to
> handle the issue that are more under the control of the person who actually
> wants to filter stuff out.

That's a nice option for those whose mail readers have such a capability (I'll
give it a try myself, as a Gnus user). However, we can't assume everyone will
have that ability.


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