I Was Wondering???

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sat Oct 16 15:57:23 UTC 2010

On 16 October 2010 16:43, Jacob Mansfield <cyberjacob at gmail.com> wrote:
> what I meant was that when I click on the reply section the curser
> autamaticly appears above the quote

It is entirely up to you to decide whether to leave it there or move
it to the appropriate point in the previous reply.  Your reply here is
a classic example of why top posting is not good.  It is entirely
unclear which response your reply is commenting on, one has to scroll
down through the mail below to try and work out what you are talking

> Jacob Mansfield
> Programmer
> On 16 October 2010 12:35, Christopher Chan
> <christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk> wrote:
>> Colin Law wrote:
>> > On 16 October 2010 10:50, Jacob Mansfield <cyberjacob at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> you forget to use <snip>. I just let google and firefox decide if I top
>> >> or
>> >> bottom post
>> >
>> > Readers on this list would generally be pleased if you decided for
>> > yourself (and bottom/insert post) rather then letting software make up
>> > your mind for you.  Remember you are the master, not the machine.
>> >
>> But I don't like thinking. It is so much easier for the machine to
>> decide. Hey, where are the rest of the sheep? Don't leave me alone to
>> think for myself! Ah!!!

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