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Re: Quick question
OK. So that probably explains the <mailto:Chris Faylor
<firstname.lastname@example.org>>. I probably should have noticed that.
What about <dontmailto:Joe Q Cygwin User <email@example.com>>?
Mountain View, CA USA
At 10:46 2002-12-09, you wrote:
On Mon, Dec 09, 2002 at 10:00:18AM -0500, Jason Dufair wrote:
>Randall R Schulz wrote:
>>By the way, what is this business of putting individuals' names into a
>>firstname.lastname@example.org email address? I think that's a pretty questionable
>>tactic. I doubt Chris Faylor equates himself with the Cygwin project
>>no matter how much of his professional effort is devoted to it.
>>Similarly, putting a user's name into the Cygwin mailing list address
>>hardly seems appropriate.
>FWIW, this may be a Mozilla artifact. Mozilla collects addresses from
>mail you read, and somehow I've managed to also get Christopher's name
>associated with email@example.com in my address book.
Yeah, look at my From above. I do this fairly regularly to thwart
people who subvert the Reply-To.
So, it's no surprise to see my name associated with a cygwin at
cygwin.com in a To:. I certainly am not offended by it in any way.
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