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Author: Thomas Levine
To: Caleb James DeLisle
CC: squatconf
Subject: Re: [Squatconf] Please switch off forced Reply to here
I almost always intend for my replies to go to the list email address
rather than to the poster; I prefer for reply-to to be set as the list
email address.

On 21 May 23:24, Caleb James DeLisle wrote:
> I'm just the janitor here, I'll try to put the settings to whatever seems
> to be "community consensus". Right now it's ng0 against and hpk in favor,
> I'm also against but I figure I ought to abstain.
> Does anyone else have an opinion?
> Caleb
> On 21/05/16 23:06, ng0 wrote:
> >On 2016-05-21(10:04:02+0200), Caleb James DeLisle wrote:
> >>There's no "force reply" in the admin interface for Mailman but I have changed
> >>reply_goes_to_list to be "Poster" which should do what you want - direct replies to become private.
> >>
> >>Thanks,
> >>Caleb
> >>
> >>
> >>On 21/05/16 21:51, Holger Krekel wrote:
> >>>With forced reply worst case is sending a private message to the group and k9/android cannot add the sender to the Adressbuch and there is no way to send the person a private mail, without forced reply a group message might only be sent to one member. Agreed, though, a reply-all duplicates mails in some clients. So we are on one level talking about UI deficiencies but what is left is accidental group messages... Happened to me and I am using email since centuries.
> >
> >That is clearly a broken functionality in the mail application
> >you are using and not in the list server.
> >No need to break it for everyone else.
> >Well, now that it is already done I'll just adjust my filters and reply
> >functions.
> >
> >In my opinion it breaks replying to lists. If one wants to send private,
> >offlist messages this is separate from the list.
> >
> >
> >
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