Yet another Hijack (was ... Re: OpenDkim on Debian which was stolen from (How to deal the broken links.))
On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 10:45:24AM -0500, Fred White wrote:
> I need to ask this question because I consider myself still fresh in
> the learning process of Debian-Linux and do not want to break my
Well first of all, it is bad manners to hijack threads. You may not have
done it intentionally, I see: (User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1;
WOW64; rv:17.0) Gecko/17.0 Thunderbird/17.0) in the headers of your
email. IOW, you are fighting windows *AND* trying to send a message to a
mailing list. :)
Hijacking a thread is when you change the subject of an existing mail,
in this case Lina's post with subject: "How to deal the broken links."
If you look at:
you can clearly see what has happened. You'll notice that Lina's post
got no responses while yours did. :(
Do you recollect doing this? I'm guessing you did this so that you
didn't have to remember the address of the debian-user mailing list.
Unless, you are replying to an existing message, in this case Lina's
post with subject: "How to deal the broken links." you *** MUST ***
start a completely new message. Put firstname.lastname@example.org in your
address book. There should be an option if you click on address book, to
send message to this contact.
This is not the first time:
> Since I joined the list some days ago I ask a question about
Yep, look at:
So please, can we get this sorted before you do it again?
Do you understand what I am trying to say?
"If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people
who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the
oppressing." --- Malcolm X