[OS X TeX] My Soap Box
Joseph C. Slater PE, PhD
joseph.slater at wright.edu
Thu Feb 10 20:47:14 EST 2011
On Feb 10, 2011, at 5:37 PM, Richard Koch wrote:
> I know the etiquette page says "Please do not start a new
> thread (with the corresponding new subject) by replying to a post from another thread."
> This message is too vague. It should say "Please do not start a new thread by
> replying to a post from another thread. Even if you change the
> subject, mail will mark reply messages as belonging to the original thread. You
> must write use the "New" button to start a new thread."
> I'd personally add "it makes no sense, but there is nothing we can do about it."
I agree (also with Herb). Gary is the only one who can touch that page (I got locked out years ago by security Nazis... thus the wiki). We have a similar page (evolved from his) on the wiki that this could be addressed in. However, it doesn't even mention threads, and it's not the one linked to in the footer.
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