Forum: Ruby Double posts?

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8e44c65ac5b896da534ef2440121c953?d=identicon&s=25 ezra (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 00:24
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Why is every post I make to the list getting doubled? Or is it just
me? I'm using Mail.app on OSX.

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1390be7778689a12bba62bf82473ef6a?d=identicon&s=25 merkoth (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 03:10
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i have the same problem using gmail (by web). whenever i post to the
list, i have my message double posted...
Bc6d88907ce09158581fbb9b469a35a3?d=identicon&s=25 james_b (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 03:18
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Ivan Vodopiviz wrote:
> i have the same problem using gmail (by web). whenever i post to the
> list, i have my message double posted...

I think you're jut getting a copy sent to you from GMail; it may not be
double-posting to the list.


James
31e038e4e9330f6c75ccfd1fca8010ee?d=identicon&s=25 gregory.t.brown (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 03:22
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On 12/1/05, Ivan Vodopiviz <merkoth@gmail.com> wrote:
> i have the same problem using gmail (by web). whenever i post to the
> list, i have my message double posted...

This annoyed me for a while, so I set up a filter.
Go to create a filter up by 'Search the web' and then put in the from
field your email address and the to field ruby-talk and have it trash
them by default. :)
1390be7778689a12bba62bf82473ef6a?d=identicon&s=25 merkoth (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 03:30
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yup, gmail is keeping a copy of my post to show everything "as a
thread" an then the mailist sends me my own post... thanx gregory for
the tip ;-)
Eba32a4bc6f1a4f60b434b7cae0715de?d=identicon&s=25 rascal1182 (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 21:21
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On 12/1/05, Gregory Brown <gregory.t.brown@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/1/05, Ivan Vodopiviz <merkoth@gmail.com> wrote:
> > i have the same problem using gmail (by web). whenever i post to the
> > list, i have my message double posted...
>
> This annoyed me for a while, so I set up a filter.
> Go to create a filter up by 'Search the web' and then put in the from
> field your email address and the to field ruby-talk and have it trash
> them by default. :)

I tried that once.  Doesn't it trash the entire thread?

I generally want to keep the threads around that I posted in for
reference.  I may try it again - perhaps I'm wrong.
A16652fd5d83c0473bd1e39d9a2117a6?d=identicon&s=25 hawkman.gelooft (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 21:29
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2005/12/2, James Britt <james_b@neurogami.com>:

> Ivan Vodopiviz wrote:
> > i have the same problem using gmail (by web). whenever i post to the
> > list, i have my message double posted...
>
> I think you're jut getting a copy sent to you from GMail; it may not be
> double-posting to the list.
>
>
> James
>
it probably is,
but i did see someone else double-post, who (probably coincidentially)
also
used GMail.
but i agree, it's very annoying.
31e038e4e9330f6c75ccfd1fca8010ee?d=identicon&s=25 gregory.t.brown (Guest)
on 2005-12-02 22:02
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On 12/2/05, Rob Rypka <rascal1182@gmail.com> wrote:

> I tried that once.  Doesn't it trash the entire thread?
>
> I generally want to keep the threads around that I posted in for
> reference.  I may try it again - perhaps I'm wrong.

No it doesn't trash the thread.  But it does trash YOUR response :-/
Which sucks, yeah, but it's less annoying than double posts to me.
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