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Subject: Re: controlling "reply all" to lists
From: blemoine @ dcoserv . corp . sgi . com (Brett Lemoine)
Date: Fri, 9 Aug 1996 09:39:48 -0700 (PDT)
To: majordomo-users @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <> from "Bill Heiser" at Aug 9, 96 10:59:41 am

Bill Heiser wrote:
> I run several lists which aren't intended to be "open forums" but
> more for "announcement" type mailings.  The problem I run into is
> that if someone Cc's the list, and someone else does a "reply all",
> their reply goes not only to the original sender but to the entire
> list.
> Is there a way to remove the list-name from the To: & Cc: so 
> all replies ONLY go to the SENDER?  The reply-to option in the
> list config file doesn't seem to do that.  Also the "restrict_post"
> doesn't help here because all members of the list are allowed to
> post ... I just don't want REPLIES going back to the list.
> Any hints/suggestions would be appreciated.

In the 1.94 alpha, you could use the taboo_headers to restrict replys.
Something like:


should work.

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