[R] How do I get removed from this mailing list?

Patrick Connolly p_connolly at slingshot.co.nz
Thu May 28 12:18:40 CEST 2009

On Thu, 28-May-2009 at 09:20AM +0200, Peter Dalgaard wrote:

> Duncan Murdoch wrote:
>> On 27/05/2009 8:25 PM, Andrey Lyalko wrote:
>>> How do I get removed from this mailing list?
>> Like most lists nowadays, it gives the instructions in each message header:
>> List-Unsubscribe: <https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/options/r-help>,
>>     <mailto:r-help-request at r-project.org?subject=unsubscribe>
>> Duncan Murdoch
> Unfortunately, "user-friendly" mailers nowadays tends to hide such  
> information from users. E.g. if I set headers to All in Thunderbird I  
> get a window full of headers larger than the screen and no scrolling  
> capacity. So it ends with X-Mailman something and the List-Unsubscribe:  
> stuff is nowhere to be seen.

That's true, but because it takes up so much space, nobody would leave
it like that for long.  Clicking on the '-' next to "Subject"
collapses headers to a single line and the rest of the message is

Even Outlook in HTML mode still doesn't hide the bottom, so I fail to
see why it becomes invisible.  Perhaps such enquirers should be
directed to the footer, not the header.

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