Down with tinyurl!

John Bokma john at
Tue Sep 21 03:12:01 CEST 2010

Steven D'Aprano <steve at> writes:

> On Mon, 20 Sep 2010 17:25:09 +0000, Tim Harig wrote:
>>> And as a datapoint on the topic of archiving, I search usenet archives
>>> regularly when faced with a problem.
>> Usernet users also have the right to use the X-No-Archive header field.
> They do? Is that right enshrined by law somewhere? Can I go to jail for 
> human rights abuses if I archive X-No-Archive posts?

I think they do have the right to use it as you have the right to ignore
it ;-)

I never saw the point of the whole X-No-Archive: Yes thing. What happens
if I quote such a message? It's archived, right?

John Bokma                                                               j3b

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