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RE: PCYMTNQREAIYR (was: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES)
- From: Igor Peshansky <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: "Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E]" <BBuchbinder at niaid dot nih dot gov>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2006 10:07:05 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: RE: PCYMTNQREAIYR (was: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES)
- References: <31DDB7BE4BF41D4888D41709C476B65704168B7C@NIHCESMLBX5.nih.gov>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Thu, 22 Jun 2006, Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] wrote:
> Valster Nico-anv009 wrote:
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Igor Peshansky
> >> Sent: Wednesday, June 21, 2006 5:42 PM
> >> To: Valster Nico-anv009
> >> Cc: mwoehlke; cygwin at cygwin.com
> >> 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
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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 "." with "DOT").
> > 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 while
> Outlook QuoteFix is what I use.
> I load it when replying to cygwin and get rid of it afterwards. No big
> And there is OE-QuoteFix for Outlook Express
> And to not take credit from others, see the archives:
> Maybe this should be a FAQ or added to the explanation of the
> PCYMTNQREAIYR acronym.
I don't see why, since Googling for "PCYMTNQREAIYR Outlook" turns up the
pointers that you quoted above.
|\ _,,,---,,_ email@example.com | firstname.lastname@example.org
ZZZzz /,`.-'`' -. ;-;;,_ Igor Peshansky, Ph.D. (name changed!)
|,4- ) )-,_. ,\ ( `'-' old name: Igor Pechtchanski
'---''(_/--' `-'\_) fL a.k.a JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-. Meow!
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