Duplicated messages sent from the list

Christopher M c_marlow at earthlink.net
Sat Feb 8 19:51:04 UTC 2014

On 02/08/2014 01:40 PM, Doug wrote:
> On 02/08/2014 02:19 PM, Christopher M wrote:
>> On 12/02/2013 07:10 AM, Myriam Schweingruber wrote:
>>> Hi Ralf,
>>> On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 10:51 AM, Ralf Mardorf <kde.lists at yahoo.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> sometimes I receive duplicated messages _from the list_ (no CC
>>>> issue). It
>>>> doesn't matter if I sent the mail or somebody else sent a mail to
>>>> the list.
>>>> The mails I receive two times are just one time in the archive.
>>>> There seemingly is an issue with the list's mailman or with my
>>>> Kubuntu Saucy's
>>>> KMail.
>>> This is not a bug in mailman nor in KMail, you just need to set the
>>> option in your mailman subscription to not receive your own mails
>>> (option "not metoo"), that's all. Currently you get all your mails as
>>> well as the one from the list.
>>> If you receive a double mail from somebody else, this person likely
>>> sent an extra copy to you and the list. Since only subscribers can
>>> post on the list, this is not necessary, so everybody should use the
>>> "reply-to-list" option only.
>>> Regards, Myriam
>> Hi Myriam,
>> now in thunderbird I see the following options. I am using the
>> newsgroup through Thunderbird but I have it set up as a newsgroup
>> When looking at the threads I see this:
>> * Reply to sender
>> * Reply to all
>> * reply to list
>> I am new to newsgroups I have never used them before... But, really
>> want to keep up with whats going on with Kubuntu. So what does each
>> option do?
>> Sender: would be just to you? as in it would email it to you instead
>> of posting to the group? That is what I have been using.
>> Reply to all ???? does what
>> List ???? does what
>> Thanks,
>> Christopher
> (I sent this "reply to list.")  By now you may realize that everybody
> received two copies of your message! So whatever is going on,
> either at your end or at the server, it ain't right!
> --doug

Hi Doug,

Now when Myriam said to use REPLY-TO-LIST I think thats why everyone got 
double messages. I am sorry in advance users.

When I hit REPLY-TO-LIST the To: says
kubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com

NEWSGROUP: gmane.linux.ubuntu.user.kubuntu

--- Christopher

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