[Linux-aus] Duplicate posts?

Mary Gardiner mary-la at puzzling.org
Tue Jul 12 08:32:02 UTC 2005

On Tue, Jul 05, 2005, Tim Ansell wrote:
> Hello,
> I seem to be having some strange behaviour with the list, sometimes I
> get an email twice. This doesn't seem to be a case where somebody has
> just hit rely to all and sent an email to both me and the list. 
> The emails are not addressed directly to me and they all include the
> list headers. There seems to be no consistent thread between the emails
> with which this duplication happens.
> Anyone have any idea what could be up?

At least occasionally people send copies to both linux-aus at linux.org.au
and linux-aus at lists.linux.org.au which both go to the same list. I've
done this myself: something odd seems to happen when I hit list reply in
mutt when replying to a message that went to the first of those two
addresses: it replies both to that and to the second address. I'm used
to trusting list reply and don't normally check that it's done the right


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