[ILUG-BOM] Linux ADS

Saswata Banerjee & Associates scrapo at saswatabanerjee.com
Tue Jul 27 00:53:43 IST 2010


On 26-Jul-2010, at 11:16 AM, Kenneth Gonsalves wrote:

> I remember when BLUG was alive, there was a draconian policy of moderating top 
> posters - I am ashamed to say that I was a lead nazi in that movement. I 
> remember being moderated once because I did not trim under the post and 
> another time because I did not leave a blank line between the quoted matter 
> and my reply.  I had written a script to periodically scan the lists I was 
> member of and calculate the percentage of top posts. We brought down the blug 
> lists from about 70% to around 1-2%. I now only protest against top posts when 
> they mess up the thread. I used to reformat the top posts when replying - but 
> found it too much work and also the posters *still* did not understand. So let 
> us continue with gentle persusasion.

I can think why the BGLUG is no longer alive

> 
> -- 
> Regards
> Kenneth Gonsalves
> Senior Associate
> NRC-FOSS at AU-KBC
> -- 
> http://mm.glug-bom.org/mailman/listinfo/linuxers



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