Subject lines and quoting (was Re: [CR]"650c" Cinelli on ebay)


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Date: Tue, 1 Jul 2003 16:17:05 -0400
To: "C. Andrews" <chasds@mindspring.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
From: "Sheldon Brown" <CaptBike@sheldonbrown.com>
Subject: Subject lines and quoting (was Re: [CR]"650c" Cinelli on ebay)


C. Andrews wrote:
>I'm curious. Would it be possible to mount actual 650c
>wheels on that Cinelli frame, or would such wheels not fit?

What Cinelli frame is this?

When replying to threads on email lists, it would really help if you would either quote relevant parts of the message you're replying to, or leave the "Subject:" line intact.

When you change the "Subject:" line for a reply, _and_ don't quote, it makes it difficult or impossible to know what/whom you're replying to.

Not every list subscriber reads every posting in the list; I typically get 800-1000 emails per day, so I have to be a bit selective.

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