[ic] Thread hijacking

Stefan Hornburg racke at linuxia.de
Thu Sep 7 03:49:13 EDT 2006

Andreas Grau wrote:
> On Thu, 07 Sep 2006 09:03:46 +0200
> Stefan Hornburg <racke at linuxia.de> wrote:
>>Andreas Grau wrote:
>>>Top posters usually get flamed rather quick here, why not thread
>>>hijackers as well ? For the same reason : It renders threads hard to
>>>follow. And finding such a posting by sorting the subject line is also
>>>Thoughts ?
>>Teach the correct way by notifying thread hijackers with private
>>email, most of them aren't aware of their fault. Other than that, you
>>can also choose to ignore their postings.
> I am not saying they do it deliberately. Just as top-poster don't
> top-post in order to annoy. It's ignorance, not arrogance, at least I hope so.
> Are you saying that thread hichjacking is acceptable behaviour on this
> list ? If it is, I am fine with that. I don't have a need to "teach", I
> have asked about etiquette on this particular list.

For me, it isn't acceptable behaviour.


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