[rspec-users] Top Quoting?

James Hughes hughes.james at gmail.com
Mon Oct 15 15:05:50 EDT 2007


On 10/15/07, Jonathan Linowes <jonathan at parkerhill.com> wrote:
> +1
>
> On Oct 15, 2007, at 2:38 PM, s.ross wrote:
>
> > Sort of off-topic and don't mean to complain, but many on this list
> > use top quoting. That works ok if you don't quote the whole previous
> > thread. However, I'm finding that scrolling forever to locate the
> > reply on longer threads is getting tedious. What's the rationale for
> > top-quoting?
> >
> > Thx.
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> -1
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>From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top-posting#Top-posting:

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 e-mail?


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