Out of Office AutoReply: Long calls no prob. says Telstra
Thu, 16 Oct 1997 08:39:57 +1000
James Morris wrote:
> On Wed, 15 Oct 1997, Rick Welykochy wrote:
> > I cringe when I plan to be away for more than a week
> > and have to remove myself from all the lists I'm to
> > enable a "holiday message" ;-)
> Mailing list software should include a "Precedence: bulk" header for
> messages sent to the list itself, which, in theory, should help
> "holiday" scripts/bots decide whether to reply to messages or not.
The above seems to be working for the list, in the case
I cited earlier. But sadly, it is not working for me when
I post to the list, i.e. I keep getting holiday notices
from so-and-so whenever I reply to the list :-[
> I'm not sure what packages of this nature are available for users as I don't
> tend to take holidays, although, when I do, I don't really give a toss if
> people know whether I'm on holidays or not.
Hmmm ... so if you are away for two weeks, your support
or sales enquiries go unanswered?
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