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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaranm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] reply-to munging
Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2005 15:45:23
Message-Id: 20050414164255.2dfa4b5c@snowdrop
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] reply-to munging by Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 14 Apr 2005 11:23:19 -0400 Chris Gianelloni
<wolf31o2@g.o> wrote:
| Reply-to-All is evil.  You should be using Reply-to-List.  I know that
| I sure don't need to get the same email both on and off-list. 
| Off-list emails should be reserved only for when you explicitly do not
| want to send to the list and only to the original email's author.

Try that on any of the technical lists (any of the kernel or debian
lists, for example) and you'll get screamed at -- there you're expected
to send to the poster and Cc: the list. But then, those lists don't
require subscriptions to post.

Ciaran McCreesh : Gentoo Developer (Vim, Fluxbox, shell tools)
Mail            : ciaranm at
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Re: [gentoo-dev] reply-to munging Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o>