Re: First steps in packaging
On Wed, Apr 16, 2003 at 08:12:26AM -0500, Tony Maro wrote:
> Andrew Stribblehill wrote:
> >PPS. Most people who read the Debian mailing lists are subscribed to
> >them. Mailing them as well as the list means they get two copies.
> >Being a cantankerous lot as a rule, we don't like this :)
> Odd considering that so far most every reply that I've received (except
> yours of course) included two copies. And the fact that you can't just
> hit "reply" and have it go back to the list - it wants to only reply to
> the sender. I'm surprised the list doesn't set the reply-to field.
There are good reasons for this that have been gone over uncountable
times. It's best to use a mailer that has a reply-to-list function.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]