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Date:      Sun, 13 Nov 2016 03:29:11 +0100
From:      Rolf Nielsen <rnmtw70@yandex.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: USB network cards and DHCP
Message-ID:  <146f6018-0c86-e8e9-c6b9-ce8ab9b1f7f2@yandex.com>
In-Reply-To: <afe3dc17-ee29-3208-b370-331ffc72226a@vagner.com>
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On 2016-11-13 03:04, laszlo wrote:
<...>
> 
> about the reply-- i am lazy and didnt want to type in the
> 
> email address.
> 
> who reads email headers anyway.?
> 
> 
> 
> 
<...>
>> Side note: you appear to have sent your message to the list by replying
>> to another message and then replacing the reply with a new message. If
>> you
>> do that it is helpful to delete the "In-Reply-To" header. That header is
>> used for threading of messages. If set incorrectly then your message
>> risks getting missed depending on what mail software is used by the
>> people
>> on the list. If your mail software doesn't let you remove the header then
>> I suggest the cut-and-paste approach to setting the "To" field instead
>> of replying as you did.
>>
> 
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Mail software reads the headers. And for people using threaded view
rather than timeline view, the In-Reply-To header helps the mail
software sorting replies into the correct threads.

-- 
Všnligen / Sincerely,
Rolf Nielsen



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