Subject: Re: [boost] Update request to Boost Discussion Policy maintainers
From: Daniel James (dnljms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-07-13 08:29:05
On 9 July 2012 17:02, Mateusz Loskot <mateusz_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> May I request to update the "Effective Posting" section of the policy at:
I don't think there are such things as "Boost Discussion Policy
maintainers". Maybe a more descriptive subject line would have helped?
(sorry, I couldn't resist).
> adding the following new sub-section as first:
> Use Sensible Subject
> Please make sure that your postings have a meaningful subject line
> that is related to the contents of your mail.
> Many people use this to help determine which posts to read and which
> to ignore when they're operating under time constraints.
Seems like a reasonable addition, although it should probably go after
'Put the Library Name in the Subject Line', since the library name is
written before the subject.
But tbh. I don't think most people read that page, so I doubt it'd
make much of a difference. There's too much text on the website
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk