Dear Miffed in Cleveland

Subject: Dear Miffed in Cleveland
From: Richard Mateosian <srm -at- C2 -dot- ORG>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 1996 17:59:51 -0800

>Was it unreasonable of me to be rather miffed that this was done
>without asking me first, and to say so in a note to the person
>involved

No, but it was unrealistic. I don't count too heavily on the privacy of
private email, and as for stuff posted to a mailing list or newsgroup --
netiquette notwithstanding -- you can consider that completely public.

You own the copyright to everything you post, but that doesn't mean it might
not find its way around the world, regardless of your permission. ...RM

Richard Mateosian http://www.c2.org/~srm/ President, Berkeley STC
Freelance Technical Writer srm -at- c2 -dot- org Review Editor, IEEE Micro


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