> Has anyone seen or heard of (or taken a guess at) the likely bandwidth use
> reduction effect of encouraging posters to economise with sig files and
> truncating/paraphrasing messages to which they are replying, first from a
> list point of view and secondly from an overall Internet perspective?
In these days of real-time streaming A/V over the Internet, sigs and quoting
really aren't a bandwidth issue anymore. They're definitely an "annoyance
to the people who have to read the messages" issue, though, and that's why
my list guidelines mention them.
::: Lazlo (lazlo @