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Re: du-guidelines - point 7

On Mon,14.Jul.08, 18:10:15, Kamaraju S Kusumanchi wrote:
> Chris Bannister wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > In the Debian-User Guidelines:
> > http://people.cornell.edu/pages/kk288/du-guidelines.html
> > 
> > Point #7 says:
> > "... Also, you need not change the title of thread when saying "thanks"
> > or "solved the problem". Some email clients might not handle threads
> > appropriately when changing the subject of conversations."
> > 
> > Is this still the case? I have considered that having [solved] or
> > something similar in the subject is a handy thing.
> I believe so. gmail web interface is one popular example. If the tilte
> changes, it will be in different "conversation".
OTOH it makes it easy to spot solved threads (especially if Florian 
participated :) This is very useful if I have a big backlog from d-u.

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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