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Re: [opensuse] email etiquette
  • From: Patrick Shanahan <paka@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 21:44:05 -0400
  • Message-id: <20100317014405.GC8598@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Carlos E. R. <robin.listas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [03-16-10 21:32]:
On Tuesday, 2010-03-16 at 21:15 -0400, Patrick Shanahan wrote:

ps: any spammer mining email addresses may obtain your address as easily
from the email header as from the body.

No, because the web pages storing the list archive do not store the
headers, only the body text of the emails.

That's the point.

Well, he *implied* a broken MUA/email-client, but. Our list archives
obscure the posters email address in the attribution as per your example,
so there's still no reason not to provide a "source" for your posting.

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