[buug] mail threading
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Sun Oct 4 12:15:33 PDT 2009
On 10/4/09, Nick Moffitt <nick at zork.net> wrote:
> I'm all for trimming quotes.
> I think Rick has expressed an opinion on
> the matter that very closely resembles my own.
Quoting Rick [http://www.weak.org/pipermail/buug/2009-October/003533.html]:
I think many old-timers simply got tired of being yelled back at
for trying to assert netiquette standards in public, no matter how
politely. Speaking for myself, I long ago gave up on even trying, and
instead take technical measures at _my_ end to try to retroactively
fix defective postings I receive.
> Sorry, do you have an
> example of me not trimming quoted text or something?
Nope, I can't bother searching through the archives. I did want your
opinion, since there seems to be mostly silence in this matter, at
least when I brought it up. And a lot of noise about a broken thread.
> If so, please send
> it to me off-list, because this conversation is less and less about Unix
> or Berkeley or Using drugs.
I've had my say. This is my last message on this subject, no matter
how much others may continue to gripe and rant, and make false
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