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Re: mail to 123456-quiet@bugs.debian.org

On Sat, Feb 22, 2003 at 01:34:03PM -0500, Colin Walters wrote:
> In using the alternative:
>  To: Jane Doe <jane@doe.com>
>  Cc: 12345@bugs.debian.org
> Not only will I receive a duplicate copy of my own mail back (by sending
> to 12345@b.d.o),

Not if you're using the same From: address as appears in the Maintainer:
field of the package.

> when Jane replies, her mailer will almost certainly
> construct the reply like:
>  To: Colin Walters <walters@debian.org>
>  Cc: 12345@bugs.debian.org
> Thereby giving me a duplicate copy of her reply too.

Sure, but it means debian-bugs-dist sees the mail too.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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