PLUG Digest, Vol 74, Issue 7

Andrew McNabb amcnabb at
Fri Feb 4 10:50:10 MST 2011

On Fri, Feb 04, 2011 at 10:47:14AM -0700, Charles Curley wrote:
> Derek, if you plan to reply to messages, please use non-digest mode.
> Replying to the digest breaks the threading, so it can be confusing.
> Also, if you email client supports threading (it should!) you will find
> it less confusing. Generally digest mode is for archives and other
> automated tools, not "real people".

If you use the MIME digest mode, you can actually respond to individual
messages from a digest.  It's pretty cool, and I can't figure out why
MIME mode isn't the default in Mailman.

Andrew McNabb
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