Bottom posting v top posting
invalid at pizzashack.org
Tue May 15 19:17:45 UTC 2018
On Sun, May 13, 2018 at 07:15:46PM +0200, Martin Trautmann wrote:
> But are we still discussing bottom vs. top quoting? The here
> recommended style to me is known as INLINE QUOTING, where you do
> trim the quoting to the few lines which will help to understand the
> context of a discussion.
Thank you for making this point. I kept reading the thread waiting
for someone to make it before I piped up to make it myself. Bottom
posting is just as loathesome as top posting. This community prefers
inline responses, the key being what several people have pointed out:
The quoted text is trimmed judiciously to include only enough of what
was previously said to provide adequate context, with responses in
line after the relevant quoted snippet..
Derek D. Martin http://www.pizzashack.org/ GPG Key ID: 0xDFBEAD02
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