Thunderbird users: an extension to combat those who don't trim their replies

Hui Zhou zhouhui at wam.umd.edu
Fri Feb 4 07:31:44 PST 2005


On Fri, Feb 04, 2005 at 10:24:01AM -0500, Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
>>So we should encourage not trimming quotes this time then? So there will 
>>be no context lost. Similar to gmail's never delete policy.
>>
>
>Well you can't expect that everyone is going to be using Thunderbird and 
>opting to use this extension with it.  Also, if we never trimmed, we'd 
>just be filling each other's inboxes with loads of duplicated text that 
>just takes up space.

Well, until all the other mail reader catch up ...

>Trimming, IMHO, is still a considerate thing to do.

Sure. :)

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Hui Zhou



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