freebsd vs. netbsd

Jerry jerry at
Thu Jun 11 12:30:49 UTC 2020

On Thu, 11 Jun 2020 12:23:57 +0200, Polytropon commented:
>On Thu, 11 Jun 2020 05:53:30 -0400, Aryeh Friedman wrote:
>> As I said before the top posting rule really does fly in the face of
>> convention for most non-technical/mailing list oriented mail users.
>Hmmm... sorry, but I think that this statement is problematic,
>as it contains a significant contradiction: You use the
>term "most non-technical/mailing list oriented mail users",
>but non-technical users won't use a mailing list! The use
>of mailing lists is quite prominent among advanced users,
>while non-technical users seem to prefer web forums. So
>more or less, you can consider anyone using a mailing list
>to be an advanced (or at least, not "non-technical" user).

Nothing snobbish or elitist about that comment.


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