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Re: Making -devel discussions more viable

On Thursday, May 03, 2012 02:50:41, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> When I see that the bad patterns tend to continue, I mail the listmasters
> and ask them to send a warning to to the person. If enough persons
> complain, they might even put a filter if that person doesn't stop.
> But it's difficult to do it on a regular basis because:
> - if I'm alone doing it, it won't have much impact
> - given I have no way to know that others are doing the same, I tend to
>   assume that it doesn't help much, and thus loses some of the motivation
>   to draft gentle replies pointing out the problematic behaviour
> Maybe we need a private DD-only list where people interested in
> improving our lists can CC their private complaints. listmasters
> could follow the list and take action when they notice that
> the same person got multiple complaints.

FWIW there's a [debian-private] mailing list:
   debian-private: Private discussions among developers 

and this list is not archived.

  -- Chris

Chris Knadle
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