|Joel Uckelman on 25 Jul 2001 02:53:09 -0000|
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|Re: hosers-talk: now, replcomp|
Quoth Josh: > > Joel Uckelman sez: > >Quoth "Wbfu Xbegorva": > >> > >> "Jon Stewart" sez: > >> >So, does anyone know how to put a reply-to header within replcomps? > >> > > >> >I guessed my way to a usable from: header, but would like reply-to as > >> >well. > >> > >> For any old mail it's easy but at the moment I'm not sure how to > >> take care of replies to mailing lists like this one which set their > >> own reply-to header. > > > >Well, most lists that set their own reply-to header do that to encourage rep > li > >es to the list. If you want to defeat that, just edit the reply-to header in > t > >he message yourself. It should pop up in vim, right? > > The idea was this: > > 1. I want to force my own reply-to header to make people send mail back > to the ellipsis address that I want. > 2. Things like majordomo depend on having reply-to set for mail to the list, > so that replies go back to the list with minimal effort. > 3. Having my own reply-to set by default obliterates majordomo's. I don't believe 3 is true. Rather, majordomo obliterates my Reply-To, not vice versa. Check what this list does. -- J.