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Re: ABSOLUTELY NO ATTACHMENTS OR COMPLAINTS EITHER I GUESS



I may think that you are a big, fat, ugly, dog and I may have the right
to say so if I won't to. I just don't think it is necessary to be rude.
Just because you have a right doesn't mean that you have to exercise it.

Robert Lovell wrote:
>
> Don't misunderstand me I love this board but are you telling me I have no
> right to criticise what I may not agree with? Sounds like faulty thinking to
> me.  GREENMAN
>
> ----------
> >From: G <gmcneese@SURFSOUTH.COM>
> >To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> >Subject: Re: ABSOLUTELY NO ATTACHMENTS
> >Date: Thu, Jun 29, 2000, 12:47 PM
> >
>
> > I can't help but think you have a lot of nerve critizing the list owner.
> > This list has many loyal subscribers. Most of us are quite happy with
> > its simplicity. If you are not happy, I'm sure that you can find a way
> > to unsubscribe. I don't understand the mentality of people who suck up
> > free resources then complain because those resources don't suit them.
> >
> > Peter, some people really do appreciate your efforts.
> > G
> >
> > Debby Turner wrote:
> >>
> >> > ABSOLUTELY NO ATTACHMENTS TO THE LIST, PERIOD!
> >>
> >> > Next offender gets bounced off.
> >>
> >> This is just a suggestion - I have been on many lists for many years.
> >> The type of server that this list is using is little bit out dated.
> >> There are many free list servers that allow attachments sent to a
> >> list.  It is then up to each individual list member to set up their
> >> own machines to either automatically open attachments while opening
> >> each individual message or to manually open attachments.  I have mine
> >> set up to manually open attachments .  That way I can decide if it is
> >> a file type that I feel comfortable opening.  If your are on digest
> >> then the newer servers (all free of charge) will automatically strip
> >> the attachments from the message and leave a memo saying attachment
> >> has been removed.  Once again it is up to the list member to decide if
> >> they want to stay on digest and not receive the attachments or change
> >> to individual messages. Attachments can carry viruses but they also
> >> can contribute greatly to a discussion.
> >>
> >> I have also been on lists where the owners are overly concerned with
> >> control.  It is never pleasant to be threatened.  Especially when
> >> there is not a need for the threat.  The internet is a massive wealth
> >> of information.  E-mail lists are out there to share and build on that
> >> information.  It could be time for this list to grow and include newer
> >> ways for sharing this information. Or as one member said, it could be
> >> time to find a list owner who is more open to finding better ways for
> >> the list to grow and make the sharing of information easier for the
> >> members.
> >>
> >> Please send all flames to me personally
> >> confused@cableone.net
> >>
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