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A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
A: Top-posting.
Q: What is the most annoying thing in e-mail?

On Jul 1, 2009, at 14:28 , Jordon Bedwell wrote:

> I personally won't use anything that isn't under x64.  No offense to  
> people
> who are scared about memory usage but I prefer to be able to address  
> my
> 12GB+ of Ram on each of my servers without needing to hack my Kernel  
> for
> anything more than security, and speed.  I've had no problems with the
> memory the gentleman reported with memory consumption crawling on  
> OSX, BSD
> or Debian so perhaps it's just a bad compile in his behalf? Our  
> Daemons that
> monitor our main server would have caught a memory leak if it was  
> happening
> but they haven't yet and even on a check with the amount of hits we  
> get, our
> total memory usage for Ruby is only 1.5GB total for all 15 Processes  
> that
> run Ruby.

such sophistication and yet you still top-post...