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    mail.subject value doesn't affect subject line of email

    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: 9.1


    "Subject: field on email form in OPAC is always set to Search Results, regardless of wording for mail.subject parameter in

    Defect Status

    VYG-4783 is resolved for Voyager 9.1.0 and higher.

    Replication steps

    1. If not already set up, enable emailing by setting in equal to "Y"
    2. Change the mail.subject variable to anything other than "Search Results"
    3. Bring up any record in the OPAC, and click on the "E-Mail" link.
    4. Notice on the form that's brought up, the subject is set to "Search Results", rather than what is set in mail.subject.


    Users can alter the subject before an email is sent.

    • Article last edited: 03-Apr-2019
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