[ubuntu-uk] Guidelines for the mailing list (and Reply-To munging)

James Dalley j.dalley at hotmail.co.uk
Tue Jan 30 20:39:54 GMT 2007

> Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2007 14:36:20 +0000> From: aeclist at candt.waitrose.com> To: ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] Guidelines for the mailing list (and Reply-To munging)> > Hi James> I think Gmail does not follow some standards anyway. It also makes it > harder for a reply to be bottom posted, which causes difficulties in > technical lists.(such as this).> It is worth the effort to find how to do what you actually wish, (and > I encourage you to consider bottom posting).> alan c> > > James Dalley wrote:> > I am sorry, surely I have to click 'reply' on gmail to reply to the> > point being made by that particular person? but then it clicks to> > the top and not the bottom as requested by the Guidelines. If I> > click 'reply to all' would that not spread the point too wide?> > Advice please- Caroline> > > > On 30/01/07, *Andy* <stude.list at googlemail.com> > <mailto:stude.list at googlemail.com>> wrote:> > > > On 30/01/07, Neil Greenwood <neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com> > <mailto:neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com>> wrote:> > > I get messages from two lists in this mailbox; one has Reply-to> > > munging, the other doesn't.> > > > What I find confusing is the Ubuntu and Ubuntu-uk set the reply> > to the> > list (which I prefer), but sounder has the reply-to set to the> > author.> > That always gets me. Why isn't it at least consistent?> > > > Andy> > > > In reply to top post...> > That's the problem, having to manually delete the added lines,> > then changing to the> > bottom of the text.. A slight chore but it makes life much> > easier for others..> > > > James> > ps sorry 4 hot,ail> > > > > > Stay up-to-date with your friends through the Windows LiveT Spaces > > friends list. Check it out! > > <http://spaces.live.com/spacesapi.aspx?wx_action=create&wx_url=/friends.aspx&mkt=en-us>> > > > > -- > Kubuntu user#10391> > -- > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com> https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk> https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/
I think your mistaken with what i actually wrote in the last mail i sent, it was just the last
paragraph, starting andy.. I do not use gmail, though i have an account. I can see why
it looks like i wrote more of it with the auto added 'James Dalley wrote:' Sorry for any confusion..
James D
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