On 11/09/21 18:09, saipan59 (Pete) wrote:
My 'vote' is also to turn on editing, and to suggest (for those that care) to use digest e-mails so that you don't get many individuals per day.Look at web forums where editing can happen, e.g. the (very good) EEVBlog forum.
A very significant number of posts are edited, some of them several times.
The best thing is to re-read what you wrote before sending it. That reduces the number of times you unnecessarily waste /other/ people's time.
Besides, editing a post is sometimes misused to re-write history. "Students of Soviet history know how difficult it is to foretell the past".
Use emails to their full advantage. Use web forums to their full advantage. Don't accept a race to the bottom of the lowest common denominator of features.