[Hpr] Bad e-mail ediquette

Jason Dodd jason.s.dodd at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 05:57:01 PDT 2015


I can't wait for this ep.  I'll finally get to hear the reason everyone 
is so bad with the emails.

For example, why doesn't everyone top post so you can see what's new first?

On 03/19/2015 04:51 AM, Dave Morriss wrote:
> On 19/03/15 06:29, Fifty OneFifty wrote:
>
>> I think I must be the one you were thinking of when when you wondered
>> on the last monthly review what e-mail client was deleting thread
>> information from postings.  Don't blame Google, I was deliberately
>> deleting the repeated thread data because I don't like scrolling to
>> the bottom of long threads, but I can see how preserving the makes the
>> conversation easier to follow.
> No, I wasn't meaning you in particular.
>
> Keeping threads intact is a good idea since it makes the conversation
> easy to review on the list. But that's to do with how each message
> refers back to its ancestors in the message header.
>
> I suspect you are referring to the previous comments in the body of the
> message. Trimming them down is a great idea and is good etiquette.
>
> I have a show in construction about this topic which should be ready in
> the next few days.
>
> Best wishes,
> Dave
>
>
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