Neil A. Hillard wrote:
> please keep all discussion on the mailing list so that others
> can benefit from the advice given - thanks.
I strongly disagree with a policy of keeping all discussions public.
It's bad form to take a directed private discussion public, especially
with someones private details (though they may be common, this is not
I'm all for keeping as much on the mailing list as possible but I will
always reserve the use of discretion for my personal communications. If
public discussion is mandatory, you're going to have a lot of violators.
If private posts are posted public, you're going to have a lot of
The whole "free_trial at hotmail" bit I'll just ignore :-)