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Re: IMPORTANT: your message to www-annotation

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2002 11:02:35 -0000
Message-ID: <018801c2704c$8a2c9c40$ca969dc3@emedia.co.uk>
To: <gerald@w3.org>
Cc: <www-archive@w3.org>

"W3C List Manager" <aa-sender@w3.org>
> and follow the simple procedure listed to give us permission to include
> your message in our Web archives. (It should take less than one minute
> of your time, and only needs to be done once.)
> If you do not give us this permission by Thu Oct 17 10:24:29 UTC 2002,
> your message will be deleted from our systems without being distributed
> to the list.

Hi, I have two problems with the current procedure, I currently do not
have http access to w3.org (simple network problems, but I'm often
offline), and who knows when I'll get it back, whilst it's quite unusual
for me to be away from http access for the 7 day timeout it's not unique,
however being away from e-mail is a much rarer occurance, and I feel that
for an email list, you should be able to perform all the actions by
email, and not rely on http methods, which may not be available.

> Please do not reply; mail sent to this address is not read by anyone.

This is my other problem, I do not believe it is "right" for an e-mail
address to come from a source which responding to does nothing, at the
very least you can have a reply-to containing the same information as is
contained in the actual e-mail.


Received on Thursday, 10 October 2002 07:08:09 UTC

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