Q: about vacation messages

dnsadmin 1bigthink.com dnsadmin at 1BIGTHINK.COM
Thu Dec 15 21:50:19 GMT 2005

At 04:27 PM 12/15/2005, you wrote:

>On Thu, 15 Dec 2005, Matt Kettler wrote:
>>In general, it's best to only respond to messages that have your 
>>address in the
>>To: or Cc: header of the message. It's also a good idea to check 
>>for Precedence:
>>list or Precedence: bulk and avoid responding to those.
>man procmailex
>gives a great example of a "vacation" that also ensures you don't 
>send responses if a recipient has already received a vacation msg.
>I have seen way too many autoresponders that respond to 
>autoresponders and back again, especially during the christmas 
>holidays season...

Thanks for all responses! Will study promailex before deployment!


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