[Dovecot] Regarding: **OFF LIST** subject declaration

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Feb 24 21:10:40 EET 2010

On Feb 24, 2010, at 2:06 PM, Jerry wrote:
> Seriously, I just have to ask this question. Why mark via the subject
> line a message as "OFF LIST" and then send it via the normal list
> framework. Doing so only insures that the message is actually "ON
> LIST" irregardless of what nomenclature is used in the subject  
> line. If
> a message is truly supposed to be "OFF LIST", then why not send it
> directly to its intended recipient(s)? If, on the other hand, it is
> meant for general review by the groups members, then why mark it "OFF
> LIST" to begin with?

   Um, wow.  Like you've never intended to send someone an off-list  
message, got finished typing it, then forgot to change the To: line?


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL

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