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Re: [dvd-discuss] Netiquette
You are too kind... I must confess that I do not wish to compare the relative
fascistism between Bloatus Notus administrators...the last time I tried to
change clients, they tried to get me fired...while I am not vindictive by
nature...Mr. LePissTo, Dr. Sniveley, and Mr. Duf Fon...are not in my " help
them out even if it hurts list...So...I offer my apopolgies...
On 28 Apr 2002 at 15:41, D. C. Sessions wrote:
From: "D. C. Sessions" <email@example.com>
Organization: ***** SPLORFFF!!! *****
Subject: Re: [dvd-discuss] Netiquette
Date sent: Sun, 28 Apr 2002 15:41:42 -0700
Send reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
> On Sunday 28 April 2002 14:58, email@example.com wrote:
> # Sorry about that...I am constrained by the stupidity of IBM and BLOATUS
> # NOTUS..Reading what BLOATUS does to email isn't pleasant either...(GIVE ME the
> # HEADERS AS I HAD IN UNIX!....I'm about to embark upon a subversive exercise
> # WRT to the Notus Fascists....)
> # OTOH I spent thursday going to a class by Edward Tufte. I learned a great
> # website..www.iarchitect.com....Lotus Notes is not only in their "Hall of
> # Shame" but they acknowledge that they could devote a whole website to it (and
> # I wish they would. I'd put all my postings in it! from our croporate "notes
> # user central" that nearly got me fired).
> # Again...sorry about that...crippled is too kind...in the case of BLOATUS NOTUS
> # try brain dead.
> Being afflicted by Notes Invented Here syndrome at $WORK I truly do understand.
> Assuming you have a slightly less opressive IT crew than I'm stuck with, you
> might be able to get them to turn on IMAP access and let you at least use a real
> mail client.
> # On 28 Apr 2002 at 12:44, D. C. Sessions wrote:
> # From: "D. C. Sessions" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> # Organization: ***** SPLORFFF!!! *****
> # To: email@example.com
> # Subject: [dvd-discuss] Netiquette
> # Date sent: Sun, 28 Apr 2002 12:44:51 -0700
> # Send reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org
> # > On Wednesday 24 April 2002 15:12, Michael A Rolenz wrote:
> # >
> # > [snip 10 lines of original content]
> # >
> # > [snip 189 lines of quotation]
> # >
> # > I don't want to be the bandwidth-bastard here, but is it really
> # > too much to ask members of the list to *trim* *quotations* on
> # > long threads? I realize that many of us are using crippled
> # > mail clients that hide quoted text instead of properly marking
> # > it for line-by-line comment but still ....
> # >
> # > Please?
> # >
> # > --
> # > | I'm old enough that I don't have to pretend to be grown up.|
> # > +----------- D. C. Sessions <email@example.com> ----------+
> # >
> | I'm old enough that I don't have to pretend to be grown up.|
> +----------- D. C. Sessions <firstname.lastname@example.org> ----------+