[META] The issue of the unwelcome CC (please email me if you receive a CC from me)

Jerry jerry at seibercom.net
Tue Jan 31 20:35:32 CET 2012

On Tue, 31 Jan 2012 12:26:07 -0500
Christopher J. Walters articulated:

> It was my understanding that this bug had been fixed in Thunderbird,
> but I may be mistaken.  I know that in a GNU/Linux user mailing list
> I have long been signed up for, I will occasionally receive CC's not
> for replies to my own messages, but for replies where the poster's
> To: line is to the person to whom they are replying and the message
> is CC'ed to the list.

I have encounter two individuals, not on this list, who also think it
is cute to mail a response directly to the OP and then CC the list.
Honestly, some people are alive only because it seems cruel to kill a

Jerry ♔

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Please do not ignore the Reply-To header.

Never forget: 2 + 2 = 5 for extremely large values of 2.
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