[Color Computer] [coco] Double, triple and quadruple postings..
zmerch at 30below.com
Tue Jul 12 16:12:29 EDT 2005
Rumor has it that George Ramsower may have mentioned these words:
> How does this happen?
The list software for Yahoo adds the yahoogroups.com address in the
reply-to, and the list software for MaltedMedia *also* adds it's email
address into the reply-to header; this is how it was shown on that email:
Reply-To: ColorComputer at yahoogroups.com,
CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts <coco at maltedmedia.com>
So folks that click 'reply' and don't remove one of the email addresses, it
gets sent both to Yahoo and MaltedMedia, but the Yahoo is gatewayed *to*
MaltedMedia, so anyone subbed to the MaltedMedia list gets 2 copies of the
> What causes it?
> I haven't tried to brain-work this one, so excuse my ignorance. It's just
>that at times, it works fine and then all heck! breaks loose.
Roger "Merch" Merchberger
Roger "Merch" Merchberger | Anarchy doesn't scale well. -- Me
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SysAdmin, Iceberg Computers
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