[Mailman-Users] Fwd: Re: How to allow Poster to change default reply to from the list to the poster
mark at msapiro.net
Fri Jan 7 00:49:09 CET 2011
Ironically, or perhaps appropriately, I fumbled the addressing of this reply.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] How to allow Poster to change default reply to from the list to the poster
From: "Mark Sapiro" <mark at msapiro.net>
To: "Richard Damon" <Richard at Damon-Family.org>
"Richard Damon" <Richard at Damon-Family.org> wrote:
>I see two possibilities.
>One is to change the settings so while you continue to add the reply
>to list header, you do not strip it out if present. Then the quizzer
>can add the reply to header and the list will leave that, but
>otherwise replies go to the list ... unless someone has their email
>program setup to add the reply to header to their mail, then replies
>to their messages will not automatically go to the list.
This won't work in this context. The list address will just be added to the posters reply to and reply will go to both addresses.
>A second solution is to have the quizzer add a token like [Quiz] to
>these messages, and set the list to automatically hold all messages
>with this token. You then accept the quiz, but reject the improperly
>sent replies. You could just filter on Re:.*\[Quiz\] to avoid holding
>the Quiz up, but this assumes that everyone who messes up where to
>send the replies has their program properly set up to add the Re:
Mark Sapiro - mark at msapiro.net
Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.
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