Re: [Evolution] Reply for list messages should go back to the list

On Tue, 2010-07-13 at 13:03 -0430, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
But if you want a key-combo which does this "reply to all or list"
thing, then I suspect you'd do better to use Ctrl-Shift-R and the patch
in for that.

That's different. Consider a list message with a CC line. Reply To List
replies only to the list. Reply To All replies also to the CC
recipients. Both are valid options.

Yes, that's true.

Otherwise we'll get users being confused that the 'Reply to list' menu
item is enabled even on non-list messages.

The text can change to Reply To All, keeping the shortcut. Sure, that
gives two shortcuts for the same action (Ctrl-L and Shift-Control-R) but
it wouldn't be the first time, e.g. in mail mode both Ctrl-N and
Shift-Control-M bring up the new message composer.

OK, that's more complex then... because in the general case it's not
really OK to turn *either* of the existing 'Reply' or 'Reply to All'
buttons into a 'Reply to List' button. They're both used.

You could add a third button, I suppose... but then why bother making it
change to 'Reply to All' for non-list messages, when there's an existing
'Reply to All' button right next to it? (As there is in the Message


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