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Re: On debian lists, we cc if asked

MJ Ray <mjr@dsl.pipex.com> [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.


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