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Re: irc.debian.org

srivasta@debian.org wrote:

>        After some discussion earlier in the day about music players,
> ipods, and  free software one can flash on ipods, I decided to clean
> up my variant of the Green5 rockbox theme and presented screenshots
> on #debian-devel@freenode.
>        The images are still at
> http://people.debian.org/~srivasta/dump_060502-005528.bmp 
> http://people.debian.org/~srivasta/dump_060502-005659.bmp
>   fairly innocuous, as you can see.
>        I was immediately klined from freenode, no if, and, or buts --
> apparently on the grounds that Spam is not tolerated. Why screenshots
> of free software players are Spam on a debian development channel is
> beyond me -- but obviously  this is not a good thing to happen on a
> project channel.

Freenode does not have such a policy, I think that this is the result of
a buggy script used by a staff member. While waiting for an explanation
from him, I removed the K line. I apologize for the troubles.


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