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From Hugo Trippaers <HTrippa...@schubergphilis.com>
Subject RE: [DISCUSS] Should cloudstack-dev mailing list strip "Reply-to" header?
Date Thu, 07 Feb 2013 15:38:55 GMT
+1 to reverting back to the old reply-to style.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daniel Kulp [mailto:dkulp@apache.org]
> Sent: Thursday, February 07, 2013 4:14 PM
> To: cloudstack-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Should cloudstack-dev mailing list strip "Reply-to"
> header?
> 
> 
> On Feb 7, 2013, at 9:44 AM, Chip Childers <chip.childers@sungard.com>
> wrote:
> 
> > On Thu, Feb 07, 2013 at 01:04:07PM +0200, Alex Karasulu wrote:
> >> Ooops sent this to Brett directly. Thanks for the heads up Brett.
> >>
> >
> > And here's our problem!
> 
> Agreed.    Reply's, by default, must go TO the list and maybe CC the others
> involved.  Not to the person and maybe CC the list.   I just had to shuffle all
> the addresses around just to achieve that.
> 
> > Can we please ask to have the change reverted?
> 
> +1.  This setup is completely backwards.   It encourages conversations to go
> off list, which is bad.   Seeing this from Alex really proves the whole point.
> 
> 
> Dan
> 
> 
> >> On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 12:21 PM, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 4:36 AM, Brett Porter <brett@apache.org> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>>
> >>>> On 07/02/2013, at 12:05 PM, Sheng Yang <sheng@yasker.org> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> The previous setting won't respect CC after the CCed guy replied
mail.
> >>>>> I don't think that's useful.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I truly believe it's developer's responsible to keep track of
> >>>>> their own topic, but I also think make it easier for developer to
> >>>>> keep track is better.
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> This seems like an edge case to me... most of the time a developer
> >>>> that contributes to a thread will remember to follow that subject
> >>>> (as I am doing here). If that might be a problem, they have alternatives:
> >>>> - CC themselves on messages they send, so they remain on the CC
> >>>> list
> >>>> - set up filters to label threads that include their name
> >>>>
> >>>> Do these seem like better alternatives than altering the list reply-to?
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>> I agree with Brett here. Filters are a life saver by the way.
> >>>
> >>> Also with the javelin branch merged, some of the envisioned
> >>> component-ization activities might enable a better mailing list
> >>> organization. This is all good stuff to consider and possibly take
> >>> care of at graduation time if it still seems necessary. WDYT?
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> Best Regards,
> >>> -- Alex
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Best Regards,
> >> -- Alex
> 
> --
> Daniel Kulp
> dkulp@apache.org - http://dankulp.com/blog Talend Community Coder -
> http://coders.talend.com


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