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- To: email@example.com
- Subject: Long Postings
- From: David.Lamkins@p14.f640.n101.z1.fidonet.org (David Lamkins)
- Date: Tue, 30 Jun 92 09:29:54 EDT
I'd like to issue a plea to info-mcl posters to avoid "extremely long"
I get my feed through a "foreign" gateway that has a tendency to choke on
messages longer than 10-15K. Fortunately, messages of this size are extremely
rare (a recent posting was only the second in almost a year), but when it does
happen I suffer delayed and lost messages.
Note that I'm _not_ complaining about the appropriateness of long postings,
only _please_ segment those long postings into smaller parts!
Gratefully yours from the non-Internet backwaters,
--- Through FidoNet gateway node 1:16/390