On 16/03/2011 10:32, Joel Fielder wrote:
> On 16/03/2011 10:12, Tomalak Geret'kal wrote:
>> On 16/03/2011 06:28, Ruben Safir wrote:
>>> Yeah - because people aren't robots, and BTW none of the
>>> other MYSQL
>>> lists do it either, nor does my pearl list, actually. I'm
>>> thinking of
>>> top posting this just to demonstrate how anoying,
>>> presumptious and rude
>>> your last line was. try asking nice next time and send it
>>> privately to
>>> the administrator.
>> I was only asking. You're the rude one... blimey, what an
>> overreaction. Completely uncalled for.
> There's no tone of voice on email - one person's concise is
> another person's rude. Particularly if not everyone is a
> native speaker of the list's language! *All* parties should
> bear that in mind when posting.
I do bear that in mind. I had no need to rely on "tone of
voice" when being called "anoying[sic], presumptious[sic]
and rude", with an implication of impoliteness. Not nice.
This was my last email on the matter; I shall not be
responding further. Let's put it behind us.