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Make Fresh Post

Do not start a new thread (subject) by replying to an existing post. Instead, start a fresh mail, even if that means you have to write out the list address by hand. If you reply to an existing post, your email client software may include metadata that marks your post as a followup in the previous thread. Changing the Subject: header is not always enough to prevent this!

Many email clients will still preserve enough metadata to put your post in the wrong thread. If this happens, not only will some people not see your post (because they are ignoring that thread), but people who are reading the thread will waste their time with your off topic post. The safest way to avoid this is to never use "reply" to start a new topic.

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