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Re: Off-Topic Posts

On Thu, 2007-03-08 at 08:18 -0600, Kent West wrote:
> Historically this list has been tolerant of off-topic threads, likely 
> because such threads have tended to be short-lived.
> However, the off-topic posters (and I have been guilty myself) seem to 
> have taken this to mean that this list is appropriate for any and all 
> discussions by users of Debian. I would doubt that was the original 
> intent of the spirit of the phrase "Help and discussion among users of 
> Debian".
> I would urge the off-topic posters to return to the spirit of the 
> phrase, and please wind down your off-topic posts, and then strive to 
> keep your posts a bit closer to Debian-related topics.

Time to throw out the anchor on them?

True, I grow tired. But please throttling is the best answer. We don't
need everyone going cold turkey on posting.

I've slowed my posting of Off-Topic.

Please, can't we all get along?
</Rodney King>
greg, greg@gregfolkert.net

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