When you say "grayed-out", I would take this to mean that the Filters button
in old.mail.msu.edu will be inactive, correct? This would seem to mean that
users who want to recreate their filters under the new mail system will have
to do it from memory, because they will not be able to look at their old
filters. This could be a huge annoyance for some people.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: MSU Network Administrators Group
> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Brian Martinez
> Sent: Wednesday, December 03, 2008 9:51 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [MSUNAG] Autoforwarding in the new mail system
> Chris Wolf wrote:
> > So this seems to imply that for anyone who is doing
> forwarding using a
> > filter, his or her forwarding will stop on 12/22. Is that right?
> That is correct. We ask that you please go in and change to
> the traditional forward which is described in this documenet:
> > This seems to be where John's question is relevant--How is this
> > consistent with the statement that users can still use the
> old system
> > at old.mail.msu.edu? It sounds as though if they log on
> there, they
> > will still see their old filters, but those filters will no
> longer be
> > functioning. Is that also right?
> These features will be *grayed-out* on what will become
> http://old.mail.msu.edu/ They will no longer be functioning.
> However, they still still be accessible should problems need
> to be filed regarding them.