[sylpheed:32984] Re: Read Receipt ?

Frank Lanitz frank at frank.uvena.de
Sat May 16 20:07:57 JST 2009

On Tue, 12 May 2009 10:48:15 +0300
Cristian Secară <orice at secarica.ro> wrote:

> On Tue, 12 May 2009 08:46:33 +0200, Colin Leroy wrote:
> > In my opinion that's not a reason to avoid them entirely. I often
> > request receipts when dealing with administrations or
> > professionals, I feel it makes the recipient more aware that I'm
> > awaiting an answer :)
> When I receive an email that asks me for a confirmation receipt, I
> usually ignore the rest of the message and avoid any further contact
> with the sender. It looks like spammer to me :)

It similar to the importance of an e-mail is decreasing with increasing
number of ! and capital letters ;)

> (if I or someone else want an e-mail confirmation for something that
> is important between us the correspondents, we are done this by
> phone)

Unfortunately this is causing ppl to call all the time through which is
hardly disturbing doing other things like checking for a new mug of

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