Forking (was Ubuntu Under Attack)
dingo at coco2.arach.net.au
Wed Dec 28 03:31:58 GMT 2005
Eric Dunbar wrote:
> This is a great thread in the questions is raises, BUT IT REALLY
> BELONGS ON SOUNDER.
Moving a thread from one list to another is never a good idea because
1. Probably, many existing participants are not on both lists
2. People on the new list but not on the old won't have seen the context
3. For those on both, it has little/no effect on the volume of their
email, but will cause problems with threading, filtering maybe including
killfiles, and their recalling what went where.
and IMV crossposting to multiple lists is plain rude. It just makes me
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