[Gpe-list] Mailing list reply-to field
peter at petertheplumber.net
Tue Nov 17 16:51:16 CET 2009
On Tue, 17 Nov 2009 16:37:25 +0100
Nils Faerber <nils.faerber at kernelconcepts.de> wrote:
> Neal H. Walfield schrieb:
> > At Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:01:57 +0000,
> > daniel.faulkner at boltblue.com wrote:
> >> Is it possible for someone on the mailing list to set a reply-to
> >> field (if it's possible) in mailman? By default (unlike some of
> >> the other lists I'm on) my emails get addressed to the sender when
> >> I click reply rather than to the list (which I have forgotten
> >> about once or twice).
> >> Just a minor annoyance but one that I expect a few people would
> >> like to see sorted.
> > I'm against this. This error is far easier to correct than
> > accidently replying to the list thinking that you are replying to
> > the sender privately, and then trying to rescind that email.
> > Moreover, most of the mailing lists I'm on don't turn on this
> > behavior.
> Hmm... I should double check that but I had the impression that most
> have it on, i.e. reply-to list.
> > Some mail clients have list reply functionality (that is, they'll do
> > what you want if you are replying to mailing list mail). Maybe you
> > should investigate that.
> Uh - Thunderbird e.g.? I havent seen such functionality in it...
Claws for Maemo does. <menu> <message> <reply to> <mailing
list> I believe Evolution does as well?
> What do other list members say?
> I am open to both settings since I tend to look at the recipients
> line ;)
> > Neal
It really makes no difference to me.
Peter The Plumber
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