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PCYMTNQREAIYR (was: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES)
- From: "Valster Nico-anv009" <nvalster at motorola dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Cc: "mwoehlke" <mwoehlke at tibco dot com>
- Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 08:47:31 +0100
- Subject: PCYMTNQREAIYR (was: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Igor Peshansky
> Sent: Wednesday, June 21, 2006 5:42 PM
> To: Valster Nico-anv009
> Cc: mwoehlke; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: RE: Re: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES
> On Wed, 21 Jun 2006, Valster Nico-anv009 wrote:
> <http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR>. Thanks.
I got above reply, which leads to:
Please Configure Your Mailer To Not Quote Raw E-mail Addresses In Your
Replies. Some mailers include the raw e-mail address in the "Joe
<email@example.com> wrote:" line. The web archives for the mailing lists
are publicly available. Let's not feed the spam harvesters! (Some people
express doubt that munging addresses actually works, but a spam report
from CDT.org shows that spam harvesters often don't bother decoding even
the simplest anti-spam measures such as replacing "@" with "AT" and "."
Of course, there may be other raw e-mail addresses in messages, e.g., in
signatures, but that's the choice of the person sending the message
I would happily follow the suggestion, but the MS Outlook help, directs
me to Tools/Options/Preferences/Email options.
I do not see anything there that selectively manipulates quoted
addresses. Is the idea that I manually remove the address from the
quote. Not that I mind, but it seems prone to being forgotten once in a
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