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RE: [htdocs PATCH] Ping Igor! [was RE: Rebase All command.....]
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 17:39:14 +0100
- Subject: RE: [htdocs PATCH] Ping Igor! [was RE: Rebase All command.....]
>From: Christopher Faylor
>Sent: 28 April 2005 17:26
> On Thu, Apr 28, 2005 at 05:10:48PM +0100, Dave Korn wrote:
>> ----Original Message----
>>> From: Christopher Faylor
>>> Sent: 28 April 2005 04:40
>>> So, just to close the loop, the place where this should probably go is
>>> to the overseers list with a suggested change for the sourceware
>>> mailing list FAQ at http://sourceware.org/lists.html#faq .
>> Well, I'm not going to suggest it there myself, because PCYM.... is an
>> entirely cygwin-list-specific thing. (I've noticed we have very
>> different etiquette here from the remaining sourceware lists, all of
>> which are much keener on quoting people's email addresses and indeed on
>> Cc'ing everyone in the thread personally rather than keeping it to the
>> lists and PCYMing.)
> That's just bad manners and laziness, however.
Well, I'm not as certain as all that myself. It seemed to me to be just a
very different culture, but maybe it's just that there isn't as much
self-enforcement of community standards on those lists as there is in here?
> you will occasionally see "Don't cc me" in any of the other active
True. But pretty rarely as compared to how often you see it complained
about here, whereas you see it *happen* an awful lot *more* often than it
> In any event, I wouldn't have suggested it if I didn't think that it
> would receive some consideration in the overseers list. It has come
> up there before, IIRC.
OK, that's something I just didn't know, so I'll reconsider.
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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