Re: Yet another mailing list flame

Kragen Sitaker (
Wed, 7 Jul 1999 07:39:20 -0400 (EDT)

Dan Kohn writes:
> Just a reminder from a old FoRK that the preferred email address for
> FoRK postings is

Well, *I* prefer it, but I don't really care whether anybody else uses
it or not. I wouldn't go so far as to say it is "the preferred email
address for FoRK postings".

> Mail gets forwarded to, but all errors are sent to
> Rohit (rather than to the sender) where they may someday convince him
> to spend the hour installing majordomo so that list errors are handled
> automatically.

FWIW, it's still forwarding to, and at Rohit's
request, errors are going to

There's also

> Hosting a list in 1999 by using Sendmail aliases [complaint
> complaint] results in [complaint] error
> messages going to people who can't possibly do anything about them.

Quite true.

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