[R] [OT] gmail filter for R-help and R-devel lists

Suresh Krishna ssk2031 at columbia.edu
Fri Jul 1 16:17:08 CEST 2005

i dont use gmail, but this method *may* run into problems if people are 
replying to a message and "r-help" is on the cc: line.

thunderbird has a "to: or cc:" option for this... is gmail's to: field a 
default for "to: or cc:" ?


Deepayan Sarkar wrote:
> On 6/30/05, Douglas Bates <dmbates at gmail.com> wrote:
>>This is slightly off-topic but I would be interested in whether anyone
>>has succeeded in creating a filter expression for Google's gmail
>>system that will select messages sent through the R-help and R-devel
>>lists.  It seems as if it should be easy to select on '[R]' or '[Rd]'
>>in the subject line but I haven't been able to work out the exact
>>syntax that would do this and not select messages that have an 'R'
>>anywhere in the subject.
> I filter on the To field, which mostly works:
> Matches: to:(r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch)
> Do this: Skip Inbox, Apply label "r-help"
> Matches: to:(r-help at r-project.org)
> Do this: Skip Inbox, Apply label "r-help"
> Deepayan
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