pastor_jw at the-inner-circle.org
Mon Feb 15 20:37:35 UTC 2010
On Monday 15 February 2010 11:27:34 am Dave Woyciesjes wrote:
> James Montgomery wrote:
> > Dave Woyciesjes wrote:
> >> James Montgomery wrote:
> >> Hmmm, not a good idea. It would piss me off very quickly if I started
> >> getting a duplicate of every message when I'm part of a thread in a
> >> mailing list.
> > Dave,
> > I would hope they weren't CC'ing the enitre thread every message....
> Yep, but people are, well, odd....
> > ... It's
> > customary to respond to a specific question in that fashion. Eg:
> > User A Posts: $PROBLEM
> > User B Replies directly to User A and CC the list (for archival purposes)
> > Solved.
> To be honest, I've never heard of that custom in regards to email list
> participation. Every list I'm on, been on, or looked at, all agree.
> Replies should _only_ go to the list. Never CC the original poster.
> Because the original poster could inadvertently reply to the direct
> message ( and not the list version) and some useful information is not
> sent to the list.
Exactly! I too would set a user that would cc me in addition to replying to
the list to the plonk bin.
73 de N7PSV aka Pastor JW <n>< PDGA# 35276
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