[rspec-users] Top Quoting?

Pat Maddox pergesu at gmail.com
Mon Oct 15 18:14:53 EDT 2007


Wait, actually it looks like OP is asking about top-quoting, and
you're responding about top-posting.  Top-posting is what I'm doing
right now, and apparently is what OP would prefer?

I'm so confused now (especially after Shane's sideposting prank!).

On 10/15/07, aslak hellesoy <aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com> wrote:
> Good point. Reminds me of this classic:
>
> A: Because it breaks the logical sequence of the discussion.
> Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
> A: Top-posting.
> Q: What is the most annoying thing on usenet and in e-mail?
>
> On 10/15/07, s.ross <cwdinfo at gmail.com> 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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