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From: George Prowse <cokehabit@...>
Subject: Re: [Fwd: Reply to setting Was: Improving developer/user communication]
Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2007 07:39:12 +0100
Robert Buchholz wrote:
> On Saturday, 21. July 2007 02:37, Dale wrote:
>> Is it just me or is the reply to function not working on this list
>> yet?  When I hit reply to, it appears that it is not going to the
>> list but to the person that sent the message I am replying too.
>>
>> Oh, I did this as a forward since asking just George may not do any
>> good.  Sorry if this messes up the headers or something.
> 
> This list does not have "reply to munging" enabled, meaning the Reply-To 
> will not be set to the list address for you.
> 
> On some reasons why that often is a good idea, read the 
> article "Reply-To Munging Considered Harmful" [1].
> 
> Please use the "Reply to all" or "Reply to list" features of your 
> mailer, they all have either of those if not both. Please do not use 
> forwarding.
> 
> Also, you could write some procmail rule (if applicable) to reset the 
> Reply-To for your incoming mail, see [2] for details.
> 
> -R.
> 
> 
> [1] http://www.unicom.com/pw/reply-to-harmful.html
> [2] 
> http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/infrastructure/reply-to.xml#doc_chap1_sect3

Oh dear, I just realised that. I'll go through my sent emails and 
re-post them to the list. Sorry. I don't think any have gone to just the 
individuals though but i'll check.

G
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