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
> 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?
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