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Re: Debian lists and Cc'ing people in replies in addition to the list

On Sat, Aug 18, 2001 at 07:35:44PM +0000, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> It is clearly the responsibility the responsibility of the person
> who sends a mail to make sure it is addressed at the correct
> receivers.

The receiver will be correct even if CCed unwillingly :)

If the previous mail leaves the future receivers unspecified, you rely on
people to make sure of that. Enough said :)

> > IMHO the people who don't want the CCs should set up their mailers to set
> > the Mail-Followup-To header and exclude their address from the header. In
> > mutt, even if one does a group reply, Mail-Followup-To will be respected.
> If this worked, it would be nice. It doesn't seem to work; see
> Branden's complaints on several occasions. 

That's probably because those people's mailers don't know about
Mail-Followup-To. This problem has a technical solution.

Alternatively, mails he complained about were provocations. >:)

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