CCing original author

Nicholas Clark nick at
Wed Aug 9 12:16:33 BST 2006

On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 12:12:06PM +0100, Stig Brautaset wrote:

> Personally it annoy me to bits when people CC me on responses to my  
> posts. IMHO, unless someone explicitly state that they want to be  
> CC'd, presumably because they're not subscribed and for some reason  
> don't read the archives, they should not be CC'd.

I've got a filter de-duping on Message-ID, but my procmail rules are not
sophisticated enough to send the Cc'd copy of the message to my list
mailbox if the Cc'd copy gets to me first. (Which it invariably does)

Does mentioning Siesta trigger a variant of Godwin's law?

Nicholas Clark

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