[mythtv-users] best forum for MythTV?

Dave dave at davestechshop.net
Thu Dec 10 05:43:48 UTC 2009

On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 1:57 PM, Dave <dave at davestechshop.net> wrote:

> On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 12:52 PM, Eric Sharkey <eric at lisaneric.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 12:42 PM, Phill Wiggin <alamar at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > With Gmail, all you have to do is:
>> >
>> > Create a filter on the "To" field. the filter should be "mythtv-users".
>> > Click 'Next step"
>> > Then, on the next screen, mark "Skip the Inbox".
>> > Mark "Add Label" and select 'Add New Label' and type "MythTV".
>> > Check the box that says "Also apply to X conversations below"
>> > Click the "Create Filter" button.
>> >
>> > That'll keep myth stuff out of your inbox and keep it gathered under the
>> > MythTV label.
>> I actually have two filters to apply two labels to each incoming
>> mythtv message.  One is just "mythtv" and the other is "mythtv-inbox".
>>  I read messages under the mythtv-inbox label, and then "archive" them
>> by removing that label.  When reading a message under a label, the
>> same keyboard shortcut (y) that archives a message in the normal inbox
>> view will remove the label that allowed you to see that message in the
>> label view.
>> Wow. That's genius!
> I just implemented your solution and used it and I love it.
> The only other thing I would like to be able to do is to mass archive
> messages in the way you describe (by removing the "mythtv-inbox" label).
> Thanks for this tip.

I found out it is trivially easy to "mass archive" using the above system.
This has to be the single best gmail tip anyone has ever shared with me :D
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