And provides better search ability verses having more threads on the same topic.Probably more appropriate over on POA than here. That site is more of a "current events" facebookish thing. This site is more of a technical repository, and therefore timeless. Adding new data to old is generally welcome as far as I'm concerned, so long as it's relevant.
This exactly ^ If someone really "needs" to reply to a necro-thread they should take a minute to start a new one. They could easily reference the old thread with a hot link if that is needed.It needs to state that new questions not really directed at the thread needs to be new threads.
Since you are asking: I'm not bothered by new information added to a long-dormant thread, provided the new post is related to that subject. And on subjects we discuss frequently, I'd rather add to an existing thread than to have a new thread.Also, how many members think we need to check this out further?