Subject: Re: mailing list administrativa

Re: mailing list administrativa

From: Peter Stuge <>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 12:21:21 +0100

Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> * It now completely discards posts from non-subscribers.


> * I cut off the [libssh2] prefix from the subjects.

Also cool!

> * I changed Reply-To: to point back to this list

Not as cool.

> since I get annoyed by getting mailed both privately and to the
> list

There is a setting in the mailman list configuration which makes
mailman not send you a message if it notices that your address is
already in the recipient list. Maybe this list isn't using mailman

> by everyone who replies to the list.

They must be using reply to all, not only to the list. Unfortunately
this reply-to situation is still an issue because many email apps do
not support mailing lists. I only know of two that do, mutt and
Thunderbird. It is very awesome to have good list support in the
mailer, and in particular the list-reply command is fantastic!

mutt has it built in but Thunderbird needs a plugin:

But in the end.. If you've made up your mind, you've made up your


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