[ubuntu-uk] top posting row (was Uk Loco team forums)

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Sun Nov 5 16:33:25 GMT 2006


On Sun, Nov 05, 2006 at 03:04:59PM +0000, Caroline Ford wrote:
> Well this is the only email list I'm on that is so aggressive to
> newbies.
> 

Heh, you're clearly not on many lists :) and :(

> I've *never* seen this sort of aggression or complaints on the evils of
> "top posting" elsewhere.

I've seen it on many lists, been part of it on some, not seen it on others (yet). 

> If people do still want to get involved in Ubuntu (highly recommended) I
> can certainly confirm that the rest of the community is not like this so
> don't be disheartened.
> 

Indeed, however I don't feel that this one incident is indicative of a) ubuntu in the UK and b) 
this list.

> I'm becoming increasingly unimpressed by the regulars here.
> 

I'll take that as a personal insult. Thanks.

Cheers,
Al.



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