Subject: Re: [boost] What's wrong with top-posting?
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-06-26 14:44:51
On 6/26/17 6:46 AM, Paul A. Bristow via Boost wrote:
Boost has always bottom posted and I don't see any good reason to change.
> You can always see the full discussions on sites like Nabble.
> PS It is also traditional to stick to plain text - usable by everyone and no risk of nasties hidden in HTML.
The only thing I might mention is that we used to bug people more about
over quoting. I think that bottom posting works better when poster
snips out parts of the quote that are not relevant to his comments.
FWIW David Abrahams was the chief overquoting nanny.