Subject: Re: [oiic-formation-discuss] Can we turn on list moderation now?
While I may not agree with moderation per se on an open forum, I can agree that a consensus has formed. I'm happy to accept that consensus. Shawn Matthew Reingold wrote: > I said it before when you posed the question, > > and it shall remain now,I support the proposal to bring in moderation. +1. > > > firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> 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/msg00767.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/msg00771.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: firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> >> phone: 1-978-399-7122 >> blog: http://www.robweir.com/blog/ > > > -- > .Matthew Holloway > http://holloway.co.nz/ > > > > > -- > Matthew B Reingold > Cell: 847-553-8097