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Re: Posting to this list

From: Thomas Pike <thomasp@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2007 15:27:08 +0200
Message-ID: <460D102C.6080600@opera.com>
To: Doug Schepers <doug.schepers@vectoreal.com>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Doug Schepers wrote:
>> This would be easily solved by adding public-html@w3.org in the
>> Reply-To field. Then people could hit Reply instead of Reply-All.
>> Can someone arrange this?
> This is a pernicious problem across W3C lists... maybe this could be
> changed for all of them?

There are various arguments given against the so-called "Reply-to
munging" that you are suggesting, eg. see
http://www.unicom.com/pw/reply-to-harmful.html for one example.

Not that I actually agree with these arguments myself, but it may be why
the W3C has kept things as they currently are.

Thomas Pike, QA Engineer, Opera Software
Received on Saturday, 31 March 2007 13:32:26 GMT

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