Mail etiquette (was: What is this mean by this term)

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Sun Jan 21 02:49:26 UTC 2007

On 2007-01-19 15:21, Ceri Davies <ceri at> wrote:
>On Fri, Jan 19, 2007 at 09:42:54AM +1030, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
>> I think the biggest problem with Microsoft MUAs is not where they
>> position the cursor, but the difficulty they cause in editing the
>> text.  My editor also positions the cursor at the very top when I
>> reply to a message.  But it also makes it possible to tidy things
>> up.
> To be fair to Microsoft (or perhaps this makes it even worse), their
> Mac development team clearly understand this, as Entourage (the Mac
> equivalent of Outlook) doesn't do any of the tens of stupid things
> that Outlook does.

Quite right.  I have been talking with some colleagues recently about
some of the things that *even* Entourage fails to do (i.e. wrapping of
text and quoted material), but it is definitely a huge improvement over
Outlook :)

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