topposting (was: colourization in ls command)
jerrymc at clunix.cl.msu.edu
Tue Oct 12 06:40:58 PDT 2004
> > GNU ls can be found in sysutils/coreutils port.
> >>> (please don't top post)
> >> huh?
> > Have a read of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top-posting
> it says you're old...
> just joking :)
> I find it quite irritating that i have to scroll down everytime I read
> an email...
I find it irritating to have to scroll back and forth just to
figure out the context of a post and reply. So, unless the
response is just a general comment, not directly responding
to the previous post, then insert your response where it responds
best to the previous post.
> Is top posting a policy on the FBSD list?
NOT top posting is the policy.
> > --
> > http://freebsdwiki.org/ - Encrypted mail welcome - keyid 0xBF15490B
> > A: No.
> > Q: Should I include quotations after my reply?
> > - Nick Moffitt
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