Arranging icons on desktop
akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Tue Sep 16 20:27:42 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-09-16 at 11:01 -0430, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-09-16 at 10:11 -0500, Aaron Konstam wrote:
> > How in evolution to you tell the program to thread by In-Reply-To
> > header and not by subject?
> Evo *always* threads by In-Reply-To where present and AFAIK this cannot
> be turned off. It only falls back to thread-by-subject when there's no
> In-Reply-To header.
> > And if you thread by In-Reply-To hader threading how
> > can you tell when the thread ends (since subject line can change)?
> Isn't that the whole point? If the In-Reply-To header indicates the
> message is part of a thread, then it *is* part of the thread, no matter
> what the Subject says. People changing the topic of the message (*not*
> the Subject, which is irrelevant in this scenario) are hijacking the
That is not the answer to my question. The answer is that evolution
places in front of the subject line to delineate the beginning and end
of the thread,
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