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Re: Fellow listers ...
firstname.lastname@example.org (Phil Payne) wrote:
> I think I've seen at least three instances, today alone, of someone
> posting a relatively normal question and getting multiple, very similar
> if not identical, pieces of advice.
> Is this happening because of the volume of posts? People are starting
> to read 90 or more emails, and answer as they go - before they reach
> the end, they read someone else's answer to the question they just
> answered 25 emails back.
Some of this might be caused by (and more attributed to) Digest Lag. I
sent this after reading #757, no other replies on the subject.
> Or do multiple similar answers actually help the questioner by raising
> his/her confidence that the answer is right?
I would prefer a confirmation (but not ten) for some questions, but
perhaps not if the original response comes from an Audi deity.
Praying for guidance,
'91 V8 5-spd
'93 90 CS UnQ