Re: On debian lists, we cc if asked
MJ Ray <firstname.lastname@example.org> [15 Aug 2004 02:08 +0100]:
> I know some of you are new to debian lists, so you should take a look
> the docs at http://www.debian.org/MailingLists/ some time soon. Please
> pay close attention to the code of conduct: I'm rather saddened that
> some replies to me weren't cc'd when I had asked. That's very rude and
> a little sneaky, IMO.
Why not give the benefit of the doubt? Thinking that people are
sneaking around is kinda paranoid. I almost forgot to CC: the list with
this reply; it's really easy to do.
> Fortunately, most people behave well without
> being reminded: thanks to you if you're one.
This is patronizing. C'mon. Don't make this the next big
distraction. Just keep gently pointing out (maybe even offlist) that
you would like a carbon copy, or subscribe already.