Re: Good Client, Bad Client redux

Subject: Re: Good Client, Bad Client redux
From: Stephen Victor <svictor -at- HOUSTON -dot- GEOQUEST -dot- SLB -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 6 May 1997 09:36:18 -0500

> FYI some mail programs begin with "Alexia Prendergast wrote:" even
> though Alexia only penned the answer later in the message.

It doesn't matter what "some mail programs" put on top of your messages;
you're still responsible for making sure you correctly attribute
quotations. It's a basic research and writing obligation. I've been
misquoted in email too, and I was just as annoyed as Alexia to be told
"my mail program did it."

There, end of gripe. :)

Stephen P. Victor Phone: (713) 513-2552
Technical Writer, Software Training Fax: (713) 513-2019
Schlumberger GeoQuest svictor -at- houston -dot- geoquest -dot- slb -dot- com
5599 San Felipe, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77056 USA

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