The addition of 'Fcc: +outbox' does seem an appropriate
and consistent default for new users that can easily be
adjusted by seasoned veterans.  +1.

On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 12:17:29AM -0700, Bill Wohler wrote:
> Glenn Burkhardt <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > I'd like to change the default components file to include a folder copy:
> > 
> > To:
> > cc:
> > Fcc: +sent-mail
> > Subject:
> > --------
> Obviously it won't be a clear majority, but perhaps there will be some
> consensus.
> I think a Fcc out of the box is entirely appropriate for new users. The
> Dcc usage that Earl suggests is a little more advanced, and is typically
> used with procmail which is even more advanced (although it is
> absolutely necessary these days). And remember that Dcc is still
> undocumented and thus shouldn't be added to the default files.
> I've been using "Fcc: +out" for years. Inevitably, I get a "I lost your
> mail, please resend" at least once a month, and I often remind myself
> what I said. Perhaps Earl hasn't quite hit the magic-40 senility barrier
> yet ;-).
> While I use +out, I think +outbox is more MH-like than +sent-mail and
> would vote for +outbox for the default and may well edit my own
> components file accordingly now that I'm thinking of it.
> --
> Bill Wohler <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>  GnuPG ID:610BD9AD
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