Re: Headers in this ML
Richard Kimber <email@example.com> writes:
> Colin Watson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I would advise filtering on the X-Mailing-List: header, not To: or Cc:,
> > if the latter is what you're doing. This should be reliable.
> Thanks, but there wasn't such a header in the message. No reference to
> the list at all, yet at the bottom of the message there was the usual To
> UNSUBSCRIBE etc. It's obviously a
> one-off and not a basic change.
I have noticed similar effects sometimes, it seemed to happen only
with certain posters. Most mails would get filtered alright, but once
in a while the headers were different.
Unfortunately, I can't check anymore as I just deleted my archive,
having switched to reading the lists through a mail2news-gateway.
That way I don't have to bother about filtering at all anymore and
have a direct access to the archive.
If you could find the message-id of the mail that had different
headers, people would be able to have a closer look.
> A bit odd.
Very much so.
P.S.: this is the first time I post through the gateway (which is
supposed to be bidirectional). If you reply could you confirm that
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