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Re: conversations threading IMPORTANT

outlook express
does this as does the LD archives
just look at some of the distorted threads in october:


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Per Boysen" <perboysen@gmail.com>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2007 11:26 AM
Subject: Re: conversations threading IMPORTANT

> On 11 okt 2007, at 09.29, Claude Voit wrote:
>> somewhere in the message header are some nb/codes that make the  
>> conversation tree understandable by the email client and organizes  
>> the display in our respective mail client.
> This is something I have not heard of? No email system I have been  
> using works like that (MS Windows Office Outlook, Outlook Express,  
> Eudora, MS Entourage for Mac, Apple Mail, online web browser  
> dependent G-Mail, online web browser PHP system Squirrel). When  
> sorting according to Subject (equalling "thread") the function is  
> based on alphabetical order, leaving out those short abbreviations  
> typically added by the email client, as "Re", "RE", "FW" etc.
>> SO when you take the last message you recieved and just delete the  
>> text and subjects and then enter your fantastic new subject about  
>> whatever, you still continue the same old conversation because the  
>> threading code is still the same and doesnt care you changed  
>> subject from apples to terrorism.
>> the reason I'm complaining is this fucks up the archive and burries  
>> great conversations in obscure subjects and vice-versa
> Ouch... getting that mustn't be fun. I would be interested in hearing  
> about email systems that supports such "nb threading code"?
> Greetings from Sweden
> Per Boysen
> www.boysen.se (Swedish)
> www.looproom.com (international)