[BangPypers] JOB - Senior Web Developer - Talented Team!

स्वक्ष vid at svaksha.com
Fri Mar 16 07:51:43 CET 2012

On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 06:40, Baishampayan Ghose <b.ghose at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> A mail client should have some way of specifying "reply to sender" or
>>> "reply to reply-to address".
>> Its not just the mail client's fault. If header munging in Mailman is
>> set it wont help what the client settings are. So for your suggestion
>> to work, this ML settings in Mailman for "Edit anonymous_list" and
>> header munging "Edit first_strip_reply_to" settings should be set to
>> NO and "reply_goes_to_list" must be set to go to the poster -- gmail's
>> web interface now automatically recognizes this feature. Earlier it
>> was not the case.
> People wanting to reply to the OP (or anyone else) in private is < 10%
> of the use-case.
> Such emails should either be composed separately or at least the
> person sending the email
> should verify that the mail is indeed going to the intended recipient.
> Let's not change the default setting to address a corner case.

Not asking for a change, just saying that blaming the mail client** is
not a solution when it is the last point in the delivery chain.

** most linux clients are smart as is
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