Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Fri May 9 21:34:51 UTC 2008

2008/5/9 Alan Milnes <deep64blue at>:
> On 09/05/2008, Ed Greshko <Ed.Greshko at> wrote:
>>  IMHO, the original question/post is akin to "I am lost.  Can you give me
>>  directions?"
>>  Sort of like "show me the light".  Upon which they are flooded with light
>>  and left to drown on a sea of information being no closer to shore or any
>>  other port in a storm.
> He's lucky he posted to Ubuntu - people were very gentle with him here!!

I thought the same thing. Imagine if he had posted that to
debian-user, or *shudder* the gentoo list.

Dotan Cohen

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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