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

From: Matthew Nelson <>
Date: Fri 01 Jul 2005 - 01:29:22 EST


I was able to accomplish this for r-help by filtering on the "To" field with the following addresses:,

I created this a week ago and it has so far filtered every mailing list messages successfully. Gmail conversations are a wonderful way to catch up on list activity after periods of neglect.

Best regards,

On 6/30/05, Douglas Bates <> 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.
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