[RCD] Resply message
dave at roweware.com
Fri May 22 21:51:38 CEST 2009
Kevin Landers wrote:
> I realize it is not proper netiquette (hopes to avoid that whole
> discussion/debate) - but there is a post in the roundcube forums for
> making such a change.
> Go here:
> Kevin L.
> On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 9:12 AM, till <klimpong at gmail.com
> <mailto:klimpong at gmail.com>> wrote:
> On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 3:14 PM, Sandro Pazzi <sandro at idweb.it
> <mailto:sandro at idweb.it>> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > it's possible to set a property for set signature and cursor
> before the
> > message in a reply?
> > When we replay many times to an email your new text is in the
> bottom and
> > not good for reading.
> > Thanks
> For starters. TOFU is not proper email.
> Also, a standard conform signature is prefixed with "-- " which
> better mail clients automatically strip on reply.
I helped a user in IRC with this simple change, not the placement of the
cursor, but the blank lines above the reply.
I'm new to the list, but I did follow / participate back a few years
ago, and this has been a long arduous discussion, about a fairly simple
I certainly understand both sides of the argument, but is it the place
of the client to enforce netiquette, when it goes against the de-facto
reply style of a large userbase?
Personally, I prefer the ability to choose between the two methods,
rather than enforce one, and constantly field questions/patches from
vocal users, and possibly annoy and alienate quiet users. It certainly
wouldn't put RoundCube in a bad light, and might actually increase adoption.
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