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Subject: Re: [oiic-formation-discuss] Can we turn on list moderation now?
+1 On Saturday 28 June 2008 05:38:44 pm firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > 2:25 PM -- Thomas Zander, OASIS member and member of the ODF TC makes > his first post to this discussion list. > > http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/oiic-formation-discuss/200806/msg0 >0767.html > > 4:42 PM -- Paul "Marbux" Merrell attacks Thomas personally, questioning > his motivation and his character, while throwing random, off-topic > accusations. I'd also question whether his repeated statements about > "breaking monopolies" and similar topics risks running afoul of OASIS > anti-trust policy. > > http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/oiic-formation-discuss/200806/msg0 >0771.html > > This list is failing its intended purpose if a new participant receives > personal attacks like this within 2 hours of his first post. This is > OASIS, not alt.talk.conspiracy.ufo. > > Is there something that can be done about this? After repeated > warnings, I see no change in Mr. Merrell's behavior. > > I believe the pace of traffic has slowed to the level where moderation > would not be onerous. > > -Rob > ___________________________ > > Rob Weir > Software Architect > Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software > IBM Software Group > > email: email@example.com > phone: 1-978-399-7122 > blog: http://www.robweir.com/blog/