[Coco] Please trim your replies
lost at l-w.ca
Wed Oct 3 10:52:17 EDT 2018
On 2018-10-03 08:47 AM, Carlos Camacho wrote:
> Is it laziness that some don't trim their replies I often wonder?
To a large extent, yes. But it's also down to the fact that most email
software starts the reply at the top so people don't even notice that
they are quoting 10MB of previous dialogue. Also, a lot of email systems
hide the previous dialogue when composing a reply. (These are the same
reasons that lead to "top posting" which annoys so many of the old
However, this will get much further off topic really fast so in the
interest of not annoying others, please let's not start a debate about
top posting vs. bottom posting or try to convince others that the entire
email dialogue should be included in every reply.
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