Date: Wed, 5 Oct 1994 22:11:18 -0500 From: Frank Mark R Subject: Re: replying to individuals On Wed, 5 Oct 1994 PPATRICK[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GUVAX.BITNET wrote: > As a newcomer to the list (though I know some several of you on it!), > I've been wondering. On other lists I'm on, it's customary to reply to > individuals for some topics; here, messages addressed to individuals > keep getting forwarded to the whole list (eg, about a dozen replies to > Luanne v.m.'s request for assistance/informants > . Is this customary? or are people just unaware of it? > Unenlightened in DC > I, for one, apologize for mis-posting. I realized after I sent off my reply that the whole list didn't need to see it and that I had needlessly wasted bandwidth. Consider this my final, penitent, public reply to a private inquiry. Thanks, Mark Frank