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Re: ABSOLUTELY NO ATTACHMENTS OR COMPLAINTS EITHER I GUESS



Can we be civil? Or at least adult?

----- Original Message -----
From: "G" <gmcneese@SURFSOUTH.COM>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
Sent: Thursday, June 29, 2000 6:00 PM
Subject: 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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