[CentOS] Top posting or not/ no snipping : was rsyslog.conf

Thu Jul 30 15:22:27 UTC 2015
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Lamar Owen wrote:
> On 07/30/2015 10:24 AM, Wes James wrote:
>> What’s even more irritating to me than top posting is when someone
>> replies to a message that takes two  page scrolls to get to the bottom
>> then there’s only a few words that are unrelated to the actual message!
>> What’s worse, top posting or no snipping?
> No snipping with bottom posting is worse than any top posting, IMHO.  It
> wastes space and time and is equally bad in digests.  But you're not
> likely to get the worst offenders to change.

I don't think worse, but it's *extremely* annoying. I will also note that
I see that *all* the bloody time on the selinux list, long, long posts,
and a two line cmt at the end.