[CentOS] Mailing list guidelines and moderation
leonard.isham at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 13:53:01 UTC 2005
On 9/22/05, Brian T. Brunner <brian.t.brunner at gai-tronics.com> wrote:
> Brian Brunner
> brian.t.brunner at gai-tronics.com
> >>> rickm at gethen.net 09/21/05 05:25PM >>>
> On 9/16/05 9:30 PM, "Karanbir Singh" <kbsingh at centos.org> wrote:
> > Hey Guys,
> > I am looking to put together a set of guidelines for posting on the
> > CentOS Mailing Lists. The aim being that we come up with a framework
> > that is then enforceable by a moderator, should the need arise.
> > Blanket user / thread moderation is something that I dont really want to
> > enforce here - but might be a necessary evil, over a short period of
> > time. End of the day, we are all educated sensible people - it should
> > not be too much to expect adherence to a reasonable set of guidelines.
> > We also need contributions from the community to help on this effort,
> > the developers are already very stretched, and as has already been
> > pointed out - there are going to be other people, better qualified to
> > handle this role of moderator. If you are such a person - please get in
> > touch with me off-list, the sooner the better.
> 1. Don't be excessively annoying.
> 2. Don't be too easily annoyed.
> 3. Be generous with techical details that help the poster get the desired results.
4. Use an accurate subject and be generous with technical details when
asking for help.
Leonard Isham, CISSP
Ostendo non ostento.
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