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Re: Error Message Feedback

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Thu, 03 Aug 2006 14:05:31 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <44D1E68B.283D@xyzzy.claranet.de>

Nick Kew wrote:

> Aaargh!  Why doesn't this list insert a Reply-To header?

OT:  Because it's "user territory" only set by the author or
poster.  The opposite case - I tried intentionally Re:Mail
instead of Re:News (= List) for a private reply, but an explicit
"Reply-To list" defeated it - can be also _very_ embarassing.

> you're disabling legitimate users who don't happen to have
> javascript enabled.

Yes, not quite as bad as some "captchas", but still.

Received on Thursday, 3 August 2006 12:07:18 UTC

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