[LACTTE] Re: [Linux-aus] About a User Conference (was...)
nevyn at artificial-stupidity.net
Thu Mar 3 11:14:01 UTC 2005
On Wed, Mar 02, 2005 at 10:01:25AM -0600, Michael Davies wrote:
> Bret Busby said:
> > So that is why these people insist on sending multiple copies of their
> > posts to the list - because "evil will always triumph over good"....
> > And I would assume that committee members would be subscribed to the
> > commoners list, and so would not also need messages sent to their list
> > in addition to the multiple copies posted to the commoners list.
> bree> head -6 ~/.procmailrc
> # Remove duplicates
> :0 Wh: msgid.lock
> | formail -D 8192 .msgid.cache
while true that procmail can filter duplicates it in no way reduces the
responcibility of posters to trim the cc list appropriately.
> > Perhaps, if the "moderate all messages" problem is overcome, the list
> > administrator could set the Reply To address, to default replies to go
> > to the list, we would not get multiple copies of messages that some
> > people are sending to the list.
I'm not a fan of reply-to being set to lists but it is sometimes appropriate
fOr public forums
Grant Diffey aka "nevyn"
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 230 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.linux.org.au/pipermail/linux-aus/attachments/20050303/bc4e0a88/attachment.pgp
More information about the linux-aus