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Re: mailbox clogging, need daily "digests" of the list

On Tuesday 17 January 2006 15:42, Bas Zoetekouw wrote:
> Hi Ben!
> You wrote:
> > > I've been subscribed to 12 debian mailing-lists. As you could imagine,
> > > my mailbox is simply over-flowing now, with the number of mails & the
> > > frequency. To avoid the struggle, I would like to subscribe to a "daily
> > > digest" of mails on the lists.
> >
> > Have you considered reading the lists through a news server, such
> > as the one at gmane.org, which conveniently never expires
> > articles?
> Or automatic sorting of messages in sub-boxes?

This violates gmail's philosophy of "search, don't sort."  Gmail isn't really 
suited for mailing list reading in general, between the really underpowered 
sorting and lack of Reply to List.

Paul Johnson
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