[Tutor] trouble using 2to3.py

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Tue Nov 3 19:45:22 CET 2009

On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 1:10 PM, Luke Paireepinart
<rabidpoobear at gmail.com> wrote:
> I was under the impression that you were supposed to top-post unless you
> were referring to a specific thing someone said, in which case you quoted
> it, much like you do on a forum.
> Is that not how it works?

Presumably you are replying to *something* in the previous post, yes?

> I'd personally rather people top-posted unless they're specifically
> referencing something, otherwise there's a huge tree of quotiness that I
> have to scroll past before I can see what they're trying to say.

You (or whoever) should delete the part of the "huge tree of
quotiness" that is not relevant to the reply.

> Hopefully Google will succeed in their mission to replace e-mail with Wave
> and all messages will be in context and there will be no need for quoting
> one way or the other.

Yes, that would help.


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