Re: Specifying where to follow-up (was: List of packages shipping shell scripts with bashisms + MBF proposal)
Ben Finney wrote:
> Steffen Grunewald <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 07:58:05PM -0600, Raphael Geissert wrote:
>> > [Please only reply to -devel]
I sent the email via KNode/gmane, AFAIR there's no way to set a Reply-To.
> That's a field defined (in RFC 2822) as specifying where posts
> intended individually to the author ("replies") should be sent. It
> would not be good to have such replies sent instead to a public
> mailing list.
> I suspect Raphael instead wants to specify that public follow-up posts
> (not individual replies) should go to debian-devel. The
> Mail-Followup-To field is often used for this, but is not a standard
> nor widely implemented.
I did set the following header but seems like gmane didn't convert it when
finally sending the email (I'm not even sure if it is supposed to do so):
And yes, it was a way to say "don't reply neither to -release nor my email
address, only to -devel".