If I have to do that for every reply then I will only reply to half as many messages each day.
On Tue, 13 Aug 2002, Jason Wong wrote: > On Tuesday 13 August 2002 00:03, Rasmus Lerdorf wrote: > > I know many people hate top-posts, but when you get 1400+ emails every day > > and answer 50+, it sure does speed things up. > > It probably depends. > > > Having the relevant text > > right up front means I don't have to scroll down to find it. > > Having the relevant text AND the context up front is even more useful. > > > If I don't > > understand the reply and need more context, that's when I scroll down to > > see what the reply was all about. > > IMHO that wastes even more time. > > > If all I see on my screen when I scan a > > message is a bunch of >'s I tend to just skip them. > > I contend that if people trim, quote and reply properly then in most cases all > the info and context will be available in the first "screenful" of the > message. > > > > -- > PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) > To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php > -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php