Top-posting (was: Barracuda Networks is at it again: Any Suggestions as to anAlternative? )

Mikael Abrahamsson swmike at
Tue Apr 12 07:50:04 UTC 2011

On Tue, 12 Apr 2011, Michael DeMan wrote:

> The ultimate question on email etiquette is naturally how to properly 
> identify inline commentary.

It's not a problem.

Inline is done by trimming lines that are not needed and quoted text is 
prefaced by a > sign. So if the email you're reading doesn't have a few 
lines of > followed by text, the sender doesn't know how to properly 
quote/trim and answer inline and most of the time their text is not worth 
reading anyway.

Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike at

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