email etiquette Was: Stupid disclaimers

Sasha Tsykin stsykin at gmail.com
Fri Jan 20 07:03:43 UTC 2006


Todd Slater wrote:

>On 1/20/06, Sasha Tsykin <stsykin at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>>Hmm, didn't realize I was on usenet all this time. Looks like this
>>>list is starting to go the way of the Mandrake list.
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>>What happened to the Mandrake list?
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>It got bogged down in off-topic banter, despite an OT list, and
>flames. A few people dominated the list. The etiquette wars over
>signatures. Top vs. bottom posting. HTML vs. plain text. Windows vs
>linux. KDE vs. Gnome. Mutt vs. pine vs. sylpheed vs. kmail vs.
>evolution. City vs. country. Communism vs. capitalism. Pittsburgh vs.
>Denver. Of course I participated some ;)
>
>I guess it's the same everywhere. But this list was very nice and
>without the incessant, pointless arguments for the longest time.
>
>Todd
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Fair enough. It's probably true that the arguments should be kept under 
control. We shold all, me in particular, make a greater effort.

Sasha




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