Flamewar ( was: Sponsoring FreeBSD)

Chris Rees utisoft at googlemail.com
Thu May 28 12:08:33 UTC 2009

2009/5/28 Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl>:
>> Actually he said:
>> href=http://www.opensubscriber.com/message/freebsd-questions@freebsd.org/12268152.html>
>> What we ask for in return for our sponsorships is a short mentioning
>> on the site somewhere with a link to our website.
> so if you believe it means that he will be happy with being on list, i can
> get him back if you like ;)
>> I took that to mean on the Sponsors' page, not the main page, and even
>> if it does, it is _not your place_ to tell sponsors that their
> it's UNMODERATED mailing list, so i can share my opinion.
> And you are really the last person i care about when presenting my opinion.

So are you going to answer my question?

Why did you answer his question?


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

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