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Re: [ot] end 'community ass'



Ed Greshko wrote:

> Your numbers are misleading....

depends if you count '" "' and '.'. and my count was in error.

Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using Fedora
1234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234

if using "fedora-list" or "fedora-support", only '""' is used and
'.' is dropped, so count would be 65.

> The phrase "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using
> Fedora." contains 68 characters

in total, true. but could count as actually 64/65. see above.


> and appears twice in the headers.  (I
> don't count your repeating the entire phrase.)

wrong. nor was i.

from headers:

To: "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using Fedora."
Reply-To: "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using
Fedora."List-Id: "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using
Fedora."

> Too late....  :-)
> 
> However....  When we look at your signature the story is quite
> different....  It contains about 515 characters or 9.4% of the entire
> message.   So, one has to wonder where the greater "offense" lies?

it is not intended as an offense. but it really does burn ms users
in mozilla list of 'support firefox' and 'support thunderbird', along
with 'news.mozilla' group. :)

> FWIW, neither of these two "issues" bothers me...only the act of
> bringing them up.  :-)

did not mean to bother you. for some reason it just jumped out at me
tonight more than it has before, and i thought i might see it others
had noticed such and felt about 'community' use.

-- 
peace out.

tc,hago.

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