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Re: Filtering on [GZG-L]

From: Jerry Han <jhan@c...>
Date: Thu, 26 Nov 1998 14:35:02 -0500
Subject: Re: Filtering on [GZG-L]

Oerjan Ohlson wrote:
> Jerry Han wrote:
> > To be honest, I think it doesn't really get you anything.  Most
> > already tuck [OT] or [FT] or [DSII] or whatever in front of their
> > posts, and you should be able to sort by the 'to' address or the
> > 'source' address of the message.
> >
> > Right now, for example, I'm filtering on "To:" contains
> > which works like a charm.
> Except that on my mailer it doesn't catch "gzg-l@CSUA", "GZG-L@csua"
> "gzg-l@csua". I found this out the hard way, having recieved all four
> variants over the past few days - so I now have all these variants as
> entries. I could (probably) cut it to two, though - "GZG-L@" and
> - will try now. (Hopefully no-one will use "GZG-l" or "gzg-L", or some
> other combination of upper and lower cases...)

Hmmm.  What mailer are you using?  I'm using the Netscape 4.5 mail
I would have thought most filters would be case-insensitive.  I guess
I'm lucky.  (Or unlucky, in that I can't use my first mailer choice, 
Elm with filter program.)

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