[mailed and posted and cc'ed to grog]

On Feb 19, 2007, at 4:54 AM, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:

There is a very good reason why it is customary in this mailing list to copy the sender when replying. We don't accept email messages only from
subscribers.  This means that some people may post a question without
even being subscribed to the list.  By Reply-To: header "hacks", like
the one you are describing, the original poster may never see your

Thank you for that explanation. It might be a good idea to add this to point 6 of section 8 of

http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/articles/freebsd- questions/index.html

I was initially surprised by the conventions used on this list, but am growing more accustomed to them and trying to comply, even thought it isn't what I do for most of the lists I'm on.



Jeffrey Goldberg                        http://www.goldmark.org/jeff/

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