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From Somik Behera <somikbeh...@vmware.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Should cloudstack-dev mailing list strip "Reply-to" header?
Date Thu, 07 Feb 2013 17:45:46 GMT
+1 to the old style. 

Somik

----- Original Message -----
From: "Marcus Sorensen" <shadowsor@gmail.com>
To: "Sheng Yang" <sheng@yasker.org>
Cc: "Chip Childers" <chip.childers@sungard.com>, cloudstack-dev@incubator.apache.org,
"Alex Karasulu" <akarasulu@apache.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 7, 2013 9:35:03 AM
Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Should cloudstack-dev mailing list strip "Reply-to" header?

+1 to go back. I don't like a policy that requires you to do something
special to keep conversations on-list and in the community.

On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Sheng Yang <sheng@yasker.org> wrote:
> It's not a surprise. If you read the notice I sent out, you would know it's
> a expected problem when you're new to this policy.
>
> -1 on revert to old policy.
>
> --Sheng
> On Feb 7, 2013 6:45 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!
>>
>> Can we please ask to have the change reverted?
>>
>> >
>> > 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
>>

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