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Re: Personal discussions (Was: Re: Removing Michael Alan Dorman...)

I agree.  Actually the thread seems dead, anyway.

On Sun, Feb 07, 1999 at 12:23:56AM +0000, Julian Gilbey wrote:

> Please, please, please, a plea to all of you involved in this thread:
> This haranguing of an individual developer on the -devel list is
> totally out of order.  To discuss policy in general, yes, the -devel
> and -policy lists are both appropriate for such issues.  But when
> specific developers are being talked about, as painful as it is that
> it is seen to be necessary, there is only one appropriate mailing list
> for the purpose: -private.  The -private list exists precisely to
> discuss sensitive issues, and the question of the behaviour of any
> individual developer *must* remain a private one.  Such emails to
> public lists are detrimental to the project as a whole and must stop.
>    Julian
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