Mark Phippard wrote on Tue, 2 Dec 2008 at 08:21 -0500:
> In terms of the list headers, I recall that they were pointed out on
> stage site. I guess the old mail software inserted certain headers
> automatically and the new one does not, or at least not the same ones.
No, for the most part the headers that were formerly on the various
Subversion lists were a non-standard customization (a customization,
and done in a non-standard way to boot) for the Subversion project.
Because the former customizations were done in a non-standard way,
they did not carry forward into the new platform, hence the
disappearance. The headers provided by the old list service were only:
- Reply-To: (of hated memory)
- Precedence: bulk
There was discussion during the design phase of the new DS as to what
headers to add, but it didn't reach a clear decision. The present
situation was implemented as a way of, at least, providing a standard
way to do such customizations -- that is, to allow the lists to be
configurable for extra headers, as discussed in this thread.
Has this thread converged on a consensus as to what ought to be
provided? If so, I'd be happy to make sure that's reflected in an issue.
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