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Confession: I ignore e-mail asking questions that are already answered by my projects' most recent blog posts and Twitter accounts.

I know I could be more welcoming and friendly to all the noobs, but I just don't have time to be everyone's personal Google replacement.

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Being able to quickly quote FAQs in e-mail is the main motivator I have for adding reply templates (as a plugin) to Mailpile.

I haven't written this yet, but one of these days my guilt about ignoring e-mails from interested people will make it happen...

Shit, now I really want to work on that. Stupid ๐Ÿง  already has a rough design in mind...

Must. Resist. Temptation.

@HerraBRE to be fair to you: most people now want to get info the easiest and fastest way possible. Some kid in my class almost threw a tantrum when he ran into a problem in Java and the T.A. told him to investigate further even though we were explicitly told the exercise's purpose was strictly to encourage us to find answers for ourselves...

@HerraBRE there's nothing wrong with ignoring an email request for publicly-available information. don't feel bad about it.

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