Proper mail headers

Ceri Davies ceri at
Sun Feb 5 14:04:18 PST 2006

On Mon, Feb 06, 2006 at 06:57:30AM +0900, Eric Kjeldergaard wrote:

> I reply to emails using the "reply to all" feature of my mail client.  It 
> replies (not unreasonably, I think) to the list (as specified by List-ID), 
> the To, From, and CC.  It seems to eliminate any duplicates as well as my own 
> address.  This had a bad effect recently where I duplicated a message to the 
> -questions mailing list because it was To: questions@ with a List-ID of 
> freebsd-questions@ .  My question is, other than paying careful manual 
> attention to where my replies are going, is there something that should be 
> changed on my client or on the server to make it more obvious that those 2 
> email addresses are (for my purposes at least?) the same?

You should probably just try to remember to check, and let those with
nothing better to do beat themselves all up if you forget.
I don't think it's life-or-death.

That must be wonderful!  I don't understand it at all.
                                                  -- Moliere
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