Bryan wrote: ) Willem wrote: )> Pubkeybreaker wrote: )> ) (1) My post shows up as a direct follow-on to the post by )> ) "ianpark...." )> )> It might on your server. That doesn't mean it does so on every server. ) ) Pubkeybreaker's post included the proper "In-Reply-To:" header. ) Any server that strips it is broken.
Not all servers might have the post mentioned in that header. In a few days, a lot more servers might have dropped it.
To put it short: There are good reasons why it is good netiquette to quote whatever you are replying to. Furthermore, there are no reasons I know of not to quote it.
SaSW, Willem -- Disclaimer: I am in no way responsible for any of the statements made in the above text. For all I know I might be drugged or something.. No I'm not paranoid. You all think I'm paranoid, don't you ! #EOT