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From Donald Whytock <dwhyt...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Moderated messages not reaching the original poster
Date Mon, 15 Apr 2013 21:47:03 GMT
When non-subscribers email the list, do they at least get an autoresponse
that says, "You're not a subscriber to this email list, so you might not
see responses to your email.  Subscribe by clicking here!"?

Don


On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 5:20 PM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:

> On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 12:29 PM, Andrea Pescetti <pescetti@apache.org
> >wrote:
>
> > On 14/04/2013 Peter Junge wrote:
> >
> >> I know we had discussions like this before but I'm not able to find them
> >> in the archives.
> >>
> >
> > http://mail-archives.apache.**org/mod_mbox/openoffice-dev/**
> > 201301.mbox/%3C896645663.**148630.1358320486313.JavaMail.**
> > www@wwinf8211%3E<
> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/openoffice-dev/201301.mbox/%3C896645663.148630.1358320486313.JavaMail.www@wwinf8211%3E
> >
> >
> >
> >  Senders of moderated messages are often missing replies because they go
> >> to mailing list only. AFAIR, technical solutions proposed so far weren't
> >> accepted. Did we already consider to ask infra to change the 'Reply-To'
> >> header form '{MAILING_LIST}' to '{MAILING_LIST}; {ORIGINAL_POSTER}'?
> >> This would force mail clients to include the OP as recipient.
> >>
> >
> > It is one of the options already discussed there and not considered
> > feasible by Infra.
> >
> >
> The easiest option:  If you are responding to someone who is not a
> "regular" on the list, then just copy their name into the To or CC fields.
> Worst case they get two copies of the email.  But if you fail to do this,
> then one of two worse things happen:
>
> a) they never see your response and you've just wasted your time responding
>
> b) someone else notices that you did not include the poster in the response
> and forwards your response, so now 420 people on the list have two copies
> of your note.
>
> -Rob
>
>
>
> > Regards,
> >   Andrea.
> >
> >
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