[Mailman-Users] Archives and Maintaining a Thread..

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Tue Dec 13 21:13:48 CET 2005

John Ford wrote:

>I have some people who's email editor of choice seems to disrupt the
>thread.. My first question is, Is the thread kept categorized by the subject

No. Threading in the archive is based on In-Reply-To: and/or
References: headers.

>And if so, how do I strip the RE: from the subject before it gets
>sent back up to others and before it makes it to the Archive.

If you want to strip Re:, Fwd:, etc from subjects which will affect the
archive index by subject, but not by thread, you'll need to hack the
code, and the place to do it is Mailman/Handlers/CookHeaders.py.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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