Subject: Re: Wow. (Was benchmarks...)
To: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@lagavulin.pdl.cs.cmu.edu>
From: matthew green <email@example.com.OZ.AU>
Date: 12/07/1994 12:36:54
> That's actually what Paul Vixie does. He sends a real reply
> quite promptly too but at least, if he doesn't, you've had an
> explanation of why. Quite a polite setup really.
Eric Allman does the same thing, i believe. It might seem "polite",
but if you converse often with someone who does it, it becomes
annoying _rather_ quickly.
what larry wall does is, imo, the best idea. it only sends once a
week, unless the message changes, and if you send him a message with
`@SHUTUP' it will never again send you the message.
mmm, off-topic ravings.