[python-list] - what do you think ?
kushal.kumaran+python at gmail.com
Tue Feb 8 21:37:38 EST 2011
----- Original message -----
> On 2011-02-08, przemolicc at poczta.fm <przemolicc at poczta.fm> wrote:
> > I have just subscribed to this python-list@ and this is my N list.
> > Usually many mailing lists use square brackets to identify its name
> > when you have e-mails from different forums.
> > Would you consider adding  to this list also ?
> Please don't.
> 1) It's redundant. There are already header lines to identify the
> fact that the message is from the python mailing list.
> 2) A lot of subscribers read the list in its own mailbox or newsgroup
> (e.g. via gmane.org), so identifying the list in the subject would
> just be a waste of pixels.
> 3) If you want to add stuff to the subject line for your own use,
> it's trivial with something like procmail.
4) Some of us like to read email on our phones and like to use the limited horizontal space for actual content.
More information about the Python-list