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Subject: Re: How was "-request" coined?
From: Lindsay Haisley <fmouse @ fmp . com>
Date: Mon, 08 Jan 1996 11:34:34 -0600
To: list-managers @ greatcircle . com

Perhaps the most logical choice would have been "-listrequest", but then
history has a way of justifying mistakes....

At 08:51 AM 1/8/96 -0600, you wrote:
>Yes, a case can be made for "-request," but lots of other choices would have
>been logical at that point as well, and they would not have had the same
>problems today (they might have had different ones that -request doesn't
>have).

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