[svlug] Netiquette (was Re: Which Xubuntu?)
skip at bigskypenguin.com
Wed Jan 24 21:02:56 PST 2007
I was a little surprised to get this. Usually what
I do is hit Reply All, and then delete the
personal email so the response just goes to the
list, but sometimes I forget and it goes to both.
However, no one has every replied scolding me for
it, so I figured it got taken care of somewhere.
I'll be more careful in the future.
Daniel Gimpelevich wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Jan 2007 12:14:58 -0800, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
>>(Please don't CC me on list replies. I'm clearly on the list, and the
>>list is apparently set up to not send duplicates to people when they're
>>CCed, so I get the direct copy, which can mess with threading if I reply
>>to my copy and other people reply to the list copy(?). Not to mention
>>it doesn't get filtered to my svlug folder, which is annoying.)
> All of the above is entirely up to you. Set your MUA to auto-discard CC's
> to you that you already get, and set your subscription options to receive
> duplicates. The only MUA's that properly reply to mailing lists are from
> M$, and even then, only to lists that munge Reply-To. It's not reasonable
> to expect everybody to use those, especially on a list where it would not
> benefit anyone due to the lack of Reply-To munging.
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