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Ed Greshko Ed.Greshko at
Tue Dec 11 16:18:54 UTC 2007

Les Mikesell wrote:
> Mikkel L. Ellertson wrote:
>>> How else would people know they are doing it wrong if someone doesn't
>>> tell them?
>> But you definition of "doing it wrong" seems to be "it does not do
>> what I want it to do by default" regardless of how you want to do
>> things affects other users. Kind of like a spoiled child - if it
>> isn't my way, then it is wrong. No-one else's point of view matters,
>> or is worth considering.
> Just the opposite - everyone else is fully equal and capable of
> defending the way they prefer things.  But, nearly every other list I
> subscribe to is polite enough to identify itself with a tag and I don't
> recall ever seeing anyone complain about it - _ever_.  And since I deal
> regularly with both, I have no question about which I prefer.

I do....  Which one do you prefer?

To me it is 6 of one, half dozen of the other.  I can filter and sort either
way.  Makes no difference.  Much ado about nothing.

"When a man is tired of Ankh-Morpork, he is tired of ankle-deep slurry."

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