See if that works for replying to messages posted by Roger Kulp or Joe Salerno. There are a few
others too, so I'm not just singling out those two. But when I reply to their postings, replies go
to them unless I paste ARCLIST e-mail into the TO box. This is not the case with most others,
including you, Shai. I think this is a user setting on the ARCLIST server, but I may be wrong. My
point is, this should be disabled, it shouldn't be a user option. Replies to any posting should go
to the list by default. Perhaps there could be a user setting where replies go to the list by
default and CC that user at the same time. I can see how a user might want a direct reply, and have
no beef with that. I just think the default reply should go to the list for sure and include the
user as his or her option. We other listmembers shouldn't have to wonder or care about where a reply
is going when the postings are in a public forum. This is a listserve, not a person-to-person e-mail
-- Tom Fine
----- Original Message -----
From: "Shai Drori" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, August 08, 2011 7:36 AM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] annoying "feature" of ARSCLIST
> When I hit reply it goes to the list. Maybe it's a setting in your email? I use Thunderbird.
> On 08/08/2011 13:47, Tom Fine wrote:
>> Why, when I hit "reply" to some posts to this list, does the e-mail get sent to that person
>> instead of to the ARCLIST. This is true of several individuals on this list. Is this a "feature"
>> allowed in one's personal settings when they sign up? Why is this allowed? It's very annoying.
>> What is the advantage of allowing this? Hitting reply to a list posting should reply to the list
>> only. The post being replied to was posted to a public list/forum, not an individual
>> person-to-person e-mail. The reply should be public too.
>> -- Tom Fine