[Mailman-Users] Including today's date in the "Prefix for subjectline of list postings"

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Nov 11 23:14:38 CET 2005

JB wrote:
>In the General Options section, in the field that asks for "Prefix for
>subject line of list postings," Is it possible for me to add a variable
>that would add today's date to the subject line? I'd like to add it in
>the format mm/dd/yyyy. I've tried a few guesses but so far have only
>gotten the text I type to be transmitted literally.

There is no option to add the date. In Mailman 2.1.6, you can add a
sequence number to the prefix with something like

[XYZ %d]

where %d will be replaced by a message sequence number, but that's all.

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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