[LMB] Quotes and bloat

Royce McDaniels roycemcdaniels158 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 4 02:22:18 GMT 2011


would you guys like me to kill that sig block? perfectly willing to do so
since i post so much these days (and thanks for putting up with that, btw)

wishing to be helpful royce

On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 6:20 PM, Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com> wrote:

>
> Please, folks -- when you're replying to a message on the list,
> trim the quotes.  A lot of recent messages have had a lot of bloat --
> one line of new text accompanying a signature and the entire previous
> message quoted back, including the admin stuff such as the recipient's
> mail address, for example.  Or one recent message which, after several
> iterations of replies, had *three* copies of Royce's sig block of
> URLs and contact info.  This grossly inflates the digest messages
> in particular, as well as swelling up the messages in non-digest form.
>
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