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Subject: Re: top-posting again (Re: what 'new' players are supported)

Re: top-posting again (Re: what 'new' players are supported)

From: Jürgen Hestermann <>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2008 18:18:47 +0200

> FWIW, I agree that inline posting makes more sense,

what do you mean by "inline posting"?

> Again FWIW, I'd say excessive quoting is an even worse offense than top posting, especially as regards the posts that quote a
> whole other post and just add "Yeah, what he said".

Yes. I am also often anoyed by such thoughtless replies to replies to replies...
where each contains the full original mail.
How to find what was *realy* added in such mails?

If I get a mail (from a list or whatever) I expect that the sender wants me
to read the *whole* mail so he should only repeat that part from the original mail
which is needed to understand the reply and delete the rest.
Doing not so is an annoyance.

Jürgen Hestermann

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