[python-uk] The perils of reply-to

Michael Foord fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk
Thu Jan 3 13:21:43 CET 2013

On 3 Jan 2013, at 11:40, Andy Robinson <andy at reportlab.com> wrote:

> As a list admin I supposed I ought to ask this again.
> Currently the emails are set to 'reply to the list' by default.   It
> used to be 'reply to sender' but too many people found they were doing
> just that and cutting off conversations, so a few years ago there was
> a general vote to change it.
> In the light of this morning's, er, entertainment, are the Python
> developers on this list (well, all but one of them...) happy with the
> way it currently works?

I find "reply-to-list" as the default *much* more user friendly. Pedants be damned.


> Best Regards,
> -- 
> Andy Robinson
> Managing Director
> ReportLab Europe Ltd.
> (I think I am still a list admin...)
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