The Right Way to Email - was Re: C & undefined behaviour - was Re: tumble under BSD

Mike Stein mhs.stein at
Mon Apr 4 11:55:43 CDT 2016

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Jarratt" <robert.jarratt at>
To: "'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts'" <cctalk at>
Sent: Monday, April 04, 2016 12:44 PM
> I really do think that the endian-ness of posting is a matter of personal
> preference. I happen to prefer top posting, but on this list I make a
> special effort to avoid it, because I know it upsets a lot of people, and it
> seems to be the accepted convention for this list. I could consider that
> people's disregard for my preference for top posting also to be rude (but I
> don't, of course).
> Please can we just agree that people have different preferences and never
> mention this subject again? The convention here is bottom posting. So be it.
> Regards
> Rob


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