> Enter your mailing list with a Reply-To header pointing back at the
> list. J. Random User, who did not unsubscribe for the long weekend (for
> whatever reason), has his vacation program up and running, which sends
> the "hi, I'm away for a couple of days" message to your list. And so he
> gets a copy of that message and sends another reply to the list. The
> vacation program sees it and sends the "hi, I'm away for a couple of
> days" message to your list. And again, and again, and again....
wait a sec. vacation is supposed to NOT REPLY to mailing list mail.
that's the way it works here. that's one of the most basic things an
automated remailing program like that has to know how to do. isn't it?
or did i just fall into a different universe over lunch?
-ken rich er... uhhh... firstname.lastname@example.org