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Re: Lack of a GR proposal explicitly condemning dunc-tank

On Thursday 12 October 2006 18:50, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Ian Jackson <ian@davenant.greenend.org.uk> writes:
> > Normally I wouldn't publish private email but I think in this case
> > the abusive nature warrants it.
> Two wrongs didn't really make a right here, IMO, and I'm not talking
> about publication of private e-mail.  Losing one's temper and insulting
> one's colleagues in e-mail isn't okay, but neither is deciding to
> escalate an already angry situation by trying to humiliate someone in
> public for losing their temper.  Nothing good is going to come from
> that.

Yes, and quietly ignoring an emotional private mail would help to prevent 
escalating anything; certainly more than posting it on a public mailing 
list does.

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