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authorThomas Schwinge <>2008-11-05 10:59:09 +0100
committerThomas Schwinge <>2008-11-05 10:59:09 +0100
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# On Posting
-Before asking a question on a list, first make an effort to find the answer
-to your question. When you ask your question, (1) be details, and (2) demonstrate
-that you have made an effort, e.g., "I am having trouble frobbing the foo. I
-searched the web and only found information regarding how to frob a bar, but
-that seems unrelated."
+[[inline pages=asking_questions raw=yes feeds=no]]
List etiquette is to cc the sender and anyone **actively** involved in the
discussion. Some people don't like this and they set their reply-to header