[libre-riscv-dev] email etiquette

Hendrik Boom hendrik at topoi.pooq.com
Thu Mar 26 22:41:20 GMT 2020

On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 09:41:13PM +0000, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 9:25 PM Jacob Lifshay <programmerjake at gmail.com> wrote:
> > so you can still use the gmail client if you want, just
> > remember to try to trim excessive context, avoid top-posting, and avoid
> > using non-plaintext features.
> >
> > I'm currently writing this in the gmail app for android, in case you were
> > wondering.
> i'm also on gmail "m.gmail.com" in a web browser with "mobile tab"
> set.  sigh it defaults to html (with no option to set plaintext).
> however - yes, i still always trim context.

I've noticed an increasing number of people are sending me html only.
I think many of them don't know they're doing it, don't know what it
is, and don't know how to stop it.

SOmeone seems to be encouraging it by setting defaults in popular software.

-- hendrik

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