Listar (Re: Formal notice)

Seth W.Klein sk at sethwklein.net
Mon Apr 7 06:14:19 PDT 2003


Jesse Tie-Ten-Quee <highos at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 07, 2003 at 01:44:08PM +0800, Steve Bougerolle wrote:
> >
> > Yes.  I (and I think Ian) just got caught by this again: listar changed the
> > "reply-to" address in the message back to lfs-dev, [....]
> > 
> > Please fix this.  It is really counter-productive...
> 
> Uh, no.  This is called a 'feature'.  [....]
> 
> Listar does have numerous bugs and glitches, but the above is normal
> functuality for a mailing list.

http://www.unicom.com/pw/reply-to-harmful.html

I'd like to respectfully add my voice to that of Steve and the many
others found by a google search for "reply to considered harmful".
Please "fix" this "feature" :)

cheers,
Seth W. Klein
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