[ILUG-BOM] [OT] mailing list etiquette and reasoning

Arun Khan knura9 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 29 10:44:12 IST 2010


On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 1:52 AM, Revant Nandgaonkar
<revant.one at gmail.com> wrote:
> My question is,
> how to avoid message recycling on gmail?

Click on "Compose Mail" located at the top left quadrant of the
browser page [1].
Compose your posting, enter mail id of mailing list, review your post
and click on the "Send" button.

> or for a newbie what (not) to do to not recycle?
See above - It is also called hijacking a thread.  Most members may
tend to to ignore such messages.  If OP does not have the time to
compose a new message for his/her query why should anyone else give
them any time?
[1]  caveat it requires a little effort to scroll to the top of the
page and move your mouse pointer to click on it.

-- Arun Khan


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