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Re: [Emacs-diffs] emacs-26 0d8bae5: Fix capitalization of mail headers

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: [Emacs-diffs] emacs-26 0d8bae5: Fix capitalization of mail headers
Date: Mon, 21 May 2018 00:15:01 -0400

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  > > FWIW, I can't remember seeing "CC:" or "BCC:" in an email message
  > > whereas I've seen "Cc:" and "Bcc:" many many times.  So my reaction to
  > > the above line would be "Huh?  Why didn't they write `TO` to
  > > be consistent?"

  > Also, RFC 2822 always uses the capitalized form (the only exception is
  > Message-ID).

Let's not write "TO".  It would be inconvenient for readers
and offers no advantage.

Dr Richard Stallman
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