[Python-ideas] [OT] Broken email tools

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 11:49:28 CET 2009


Ben Finney wrote:
> No bigger than other problems of poor human-to-human communication. I
> agree with Eric that it deserves apology, even if you don't think it's a
> big deal.

I'd prefer what Eric did (making a valid post, but apologising for using
a poor tool to do so) over someone feeling they can't participate in the
list discussion just because they don't have a decent email client handy.

Now, if someone was to make a habit of it, then sure, they should be
encouraged to switch to a better client. But the occasional post while
away from your regular computer? Not a problem.

Cheers,
Nick.

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