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From Frank Zhang <Frank.Zh...@citrix.com>
Subject RE: No way to reply to all?
Date Tue, 19 Jun 2012 23:23:52 GMT
+1
Sometimes I have to manually add people's name in address box in order to remind them of my
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sheng Yang [mailto:sheng@yasker.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 3:43 PM
> To: cloudstack-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: No way to reply to all?
> 
> On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 4:05 PM, Brett Porter <brett@apache.org> wrote:
> > On 08/05/2012, at 4:24 AM, Sheng Yang wrote:
> >
> >> I realized that even in our mailing list, all the mail go through one
> >> domain(incubator.apache.org), and you're unable to "replay to all". I
> >> think this would very likely result in lost tracking of a certain
> >> thread - for a big mailing list, you cannot go through all the mails
> >> all day, so depends on the mail delivery to your email address is
> >> important(at least to me).
> >>
> >> Can we fix that?
> >
> > It's a trade off - this happens when reply-to is set to the list, but if it is not
> set it is common to forget to include the list on replies.
> >
> > I think that if you CC yourself on the original message, and others reply-to-
> all, you'll continue to be copied on messages.
> 
> Bring this issue back.
> 
> I think reply-to-all works perfectly in lkml and KVM and Xen community.
> People won't lose track of the mail, and reply-to-all should be a rule, and it
> just take a little time to familiar with(most people won't made mistake after
> first time). Some people in the community already complained about lacking
> of tracking of the subject.
> And also it is more friendly to the people who didn't subscribe to the mailing
> list.
> 
> I think adding CC to yourself is a little awkward compared to the reply-to-all
> way. At least I think reply-to-all is used much more frequently in the daily life.
> 
> --Sheng
> >
> > - Brett
> >
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> >
> >
> >
> >
> >

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