Re: [stella] Double posts

Subject: Re: [stella] Double posts
From: Nick S Bensema <nickb@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 4 Oct 1997 11:32:23 -0700 (MST)
>> Probably, either the person sending the mail hit reply, and didn't edit the
>> headers. MS news readers duplicate newsgroup posts, they might also do the
>> same for e-mail, too, but I don't know about that one.
>Well, the posts I receive double of weren't replies to any of my posts.
>The last message crackers posted was one of the ones I received double of.
>It's happened before though, so I'm not sure what the problem is.  Hmm,
>perhaps there's a quirk in the mail system between and my site
>so mail accidentally gets doubled.  It's not a really big deal as I can
>just hit delete again, but I posted just in case it's something wrong with
>the way the stella list is configured.  Not all of the mail from stella
>gets doubled, only a message or two every once in a while.  

Well, I got Crackers' message twice too.  I think his mailer just burped.

Also, messages will double when a message is carbon-copied to both the
user and the list.

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