Rob Crowther <>
> On 16/12/2011 10:42, Rick Faircloth wrote:
> > Why not create a rule to filter out messages with “out of office”
> But if that worked, why not just do that in the list software itself 
> instead of having several hundred people install identical rules on 
> individual mail clients?

Especially given that
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   "Turn off 'read' and 'delivery' receipts and vacation messages. These often
    bounce back to the list and cause many unwanted posts (offenders will be

So how about making good on that threat, please, list admins?

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