On Wed, 9 Aug 2017, Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> You can't expect me to read a 200 messages backlog in 20 channels just in
> something important was said while i was away.
Well, I keep running irssi in a screen session because... I feel I have to, but
I am getting better at not replying to things that happened to go bump in the
> Telegram messages end up in my phone, and show a notification, so i have to
> read it because my mind wants my task bar without notifications, but once
> the "you have to read this" is gone, so if it's something important i need to
> do later i will forget and won't get done.
> And to top that off there's no way to "log off from channels" like on IRC
> (where i am on some channels during work day and some others on non work
> so it creates the false impression that i'm "always avaiable" when i'm not
> that together with the "no way to mark messages as unread if they are
> important" makes it really bad for serious use.
Oh yes, indeed!
Boudewijn Rempt | http://www.krita.org, http://www.valdyas.org