[RC5] Bandwidth bloat (was Re: rc5-digest V1 #292)
Matt.Wilkie at gov.yk.ca
Fri Jun 18 12:25:48 EDT 1999
>> Ummm, even on a 28.8 it shouldn't matter that much. I'm on
>The problem is more that it takes too damned long to scroll past
>seventeen feet of quoted crap. It annoys me, even on the end of a 2Mb
>line. Quoting more than is necessary is rude, inconsiderate, and a
>sign of utter incompetence.
While I don't share your depth of feeling, I certainly share the sentiment.
I edit my responses because it makes it easier for me to read and to
follow the thread. I skip messages which have more quote than new
simply because I can't be bothered to decipher it. :)
I just wish more development time for mail clients was spent on smart
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