[Wine] Re: Wine is very slow
Exeter at abz.invalid
Sat Apr 29 11:53:31 CDT 2006
On Sat, 29 Apr 2006 08:31:43 +0100, David Shaw wrote:
> If you'd care to look at the 'signature' that's been appended to your
> message, you'll see that - for many of us, at least - this *is* a
> mailing list :-)
If you would care to look at the headers of the post you will see
it came from a usenet group. Why does the mailing list feel they
can post their messages to the world in usenet?
> Besides, why should it matter where we post?
Perhaps because the conventions of a mailing list and a usenet
group are not the same.
>Such 'attitude' as you
> call it is totally uncalled for in *any* situation - personally, I call
> it bad manners. The kind of totally unprovoked abuse which we were
> commenting on does not demonstrate either moral, technical or
> evolutionary superiority over the rest of us mere mortals - rather, it
> simply demonstrates superior ignorance (indeed, where I was brought up
> in the English Midlands, such behaviour would have been described as
> 'pig ignorant'). It is unhelpful, unproductive and totally unneccesary
> and there is no logical reason why it should be tolerated.
Since the "unprovoked abuse" did not show up in usenet but your
whine did it tends to give a bad impression not of the abuser but
> David Shaw
>>If you don't like attitude why post in usenet? It's not like
>>this is a mailing list.
>>wine-users mailing list
>>wine-users at winehq.org
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