Re: some replies aren't really replies

From: Christina Williams Heikkila <>
Date: Mon, 17 May 1999 13:49:49 -0400 (EDT)
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On Mon, 17 May 1999, Paul Haldane wrote:
> Go on - do us all a favour and only use reply for real replies. Use your
> mail program's address book functions to remember addresses.

I can change my own habits, but there are many many many more out there that do the same thing - judging from the archive I keep at work. Telling me to cut it out isn't going to do diddly-squat. :) I'm sure most mail users are completely unaware of the effect this has on archive threads, and may be even unaware of the existence of message ids.

Christina Received on Mon 17 May 1999 09:12:42 PM GMT

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