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Re: Fedora and the System Administrator -- Red Hat v. SuSE it is not ...

On Oct  2, 2003, Michael Schwendt <ms-nospam-0306 arcor de> wrote:

> On Thu, 2 Oct 2003 18:02:20 -0400, Buck wrote:
>> Cc: <dh iucr org>, 
>> "'Benjamin J. Weiss'" <benjamin Weiss name>,
>> "'Alexandre Oliva'" <aoliva redhat com>

> Is this necessary?

> Do these people appreciate getting carbon copies of mails which don't
> even reply to what they have written?

FWIW, I don't really care.  My mailer will delete duplicates, and
downloading one more copy of the message is no big deal as long as
it's not huge.  In fact, I like being Cc:ed when my attention is asked
for (e.g., when I took part in a discussion) because my mailer is
configured to highlight messages that have my e-mail address in To: or

As for Reply-To:, I've configured this group in Gnus with
(broken-reply-to . t), such that reply goes to the author, and
follow-up goes to everybody, as intended.

Alexandre Oliva   Enjoy Guarana', see http://www.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
Red Hat GCC Developer                 aoliva {redhat com, gcc.gnu.org}
CS PhD student at IC-Unicamp        oliva {lsd ic unicamp br, gnu.org}
Free Software Evangelist                Professional serial bug killer

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