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Re: irc.debian.org

On Sun, Aug 18, 2002 at 04:45:03PM -0700, Ravi Rao wrote:
> Oh my god! The debian project is endorsing TUCOWS! And these spammers (?) at
> TUCOWS pop up banner windows via ad.doubleclick.net. They're making me view
> ads, and so why has not anyone brought up the "endorsement" that the Debian
> project makes, for its registrar. What will all the new users think of the
> project, and why are we subjecting them to a network (TUCOWS) that has a
> wrong financial policy? 
> I do not see how the Debian project endorses OPN in any way more than it
> endorses say, TUCOWS.

We are not in any way asking or offering any kind of contact with TUCOWS to
all of our users. This is entirely different, you're mixing apples and

> I'd say from a neutral standpoint, that just *mentioning* ONCE that #debian
> is on OPN is **not** endorsing OPN in any way.

Whatever. Your meaning of "endorse" seems not to be the same as mine. Please
consult a dictionary.

     2. That which causes joy or happiness.

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