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From "Dennis E. Hamilton" <>
Subject RE: [Was: Re: [Discussion]]
Date Tue, 23 Aug 2011 19:50:09 GMT

There are those who think it is necessary netiquette to bottom post and also keep the entire
thread.  (I'm not one of them.)

There is no answer to this.

 - Dennis

-----Original Message-----
From: Rory O'Farrell [] 
Sent: Tuesday, August 23, 2011 07:09
Subject: Re: [Was: Re: [Discussion]]

On Tue, 23 Aug 2011 15:29:50 +0200
Eike Rathke <> wrote:
> Mailing lists are much more accepted by those who actually help because
> handling is much easier than any web forum. You can setup your own
> scoring, flags, delete unimportant stuff in your personal archive and so
> on. To get the best of both worlds best would be a forum gated to
> a mailing list and vice versa. Searching the mailing list would also be
> possible at, or gmane..

Ask yourself, if this list is populated by power email users _WHY_ almost nobody snips the
quottion when replying and replies get longer and longer.

Forums are much quicker and to the point.

Rory O'Farrell <>

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