Forums vs Mailing Lists [pun]

Michael Shigorin mike at osdn.org.ua
Sat Dec 24 13:37:56 GMT 2005


Which debate? :-)

On Fri, Dec 23, 2005 at 02:38:18PM -0700, Scott wrote:
> Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> >On Fri, 2005-12-23 at 09:33 -0400, Derek Broughton wrote:
> >
> >A properly identified and formatted and edited message is so pleasing to read, it motivates one to read it and reply to it.
> 
> Bravo! That could be said for any mailing list posts, period.
> 
> Top vs. bottom quoting debate anyone? ;-)
> 
> That's another problem with the feeds from the forums though, the forums are all HTML-based with BBCode formatting and such.  It mostly gets stripped but it doesn't make for all that nice of plain text on this end.
> 
> 

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