[nycbug-talk] mailing list protocol
Wed Mar 9 11:37:31 EST 2005
Dan Langille <dan at langille.org> wrote:
> On 9 Mar 2005 at 10:34, G. Rosamond wrote:
> > MW has put up a short how-to on the site about mailing list protocol.
> > Anyone have any comments? I think he did a good job.
> > http://nycbug.org/index.php?NAV=MailingLists
> I disagree with option 7. Replying to both the person and the list is
> what should be done. It's standard and expected procedure on all the
> FreeBSD lists I use.
You can drop option 7 altogether. Every user can easily modify this for
themselves by setting Mail-Followup-To, reply-to or whatnot. And each
person receiving can easily filter incoming mail and create or discard
duplicates as they see fit.
P.S.: I always recommend http://www.netmeister.org/news/learn2quote.html
(which isn't written by me, even though it's on my server, so don't
claim I'm just pushing my own agenda ;-)
chown -R us:enemy your_base
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