[NAFEX] Selecting "topics"

cdbfarm cdbfarm at direcway.com
Tue Apr 5 23:26:44 EDT 2005


Thanks,  I'll continue using my "ears" and mouse! G. Bassetti
----- Original Message -----
From: "Thomas Olenio" <tolenio at sentex.net>
To: "North American Fruit Explorers" <nafex at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Tuesday, April 05, 2005 12:48 PM
Subject: Re: [NAFEX] Selecting "topics"


> On Tue, 05 Apr 2005 11:44:24 -0700, cdbfarm <cdbfarm at direcway.com> wrote:
>
> > I would, for instance, just be interested inrecieiving postings that
> > concern apples andpears???   G. Bassetti
>
> Hi,
>
> Use your email software filter.  By setting some rules that are something
> like the below you can filter out a lot;
>
> If email is FROM nafex at lists.ibilio.org and
> the BODY does not contain the words "apple/s"
> or "pear/s" direct email to TRASH.
>
> However, you will miss many emails that pertain to apples and pears that
> do not contain those key words.  Searching the SUBJECT line will lose even
> more emails.  We are notoriously bad for not changing SUBJECT lines when
> the dialog shifts.
>
> Filters are fine if you are willing to miss a lot of email.  I just use
> the filter between my ears and if the content is running in a direction
> that does not interest me, I simply delete it in seconds.
>
> Later,
> Tom
>
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