[SATLUG] Mailing list style

Sugar ftm at satx.rr.com
Sat Jun 6 15:22:21 CDT 2009


Well, I top post - and that makes you read what I have to say rather than 
re-read the old mail that went before - so that is the way it is


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bruce Dubbs" <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com>
To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 06, 2009 3:03 PM
Subject: [SATLUG] Mailing list style


> It's also somewhat irritating to have people top post.  See:
>
> A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
> Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
> A: Top-posting.
> Q: What is the most annoying thing in e-mail?
>
> See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style for a discussion on posting 
> styles.
>
>   -- Bruce



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