Ubuntu ops Co-ordination channel

Charles Profitt cprofitt at ubuntu.com
Fri Feb 25 03:30:15 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-02-24 at 15:07 +0200, Jussi Schultink wrote:
> Hi all,
> This morning in #ubuntu-ops we had a discussion about saying things
> which may be responses to baiting, or may actually bait the trolls
> themselves. Given that we are seeing an increase in trolls making
> complaints about operators pushing them to the limit by what has been
> said in #ubuntu-ops, and trolls reading #ubuntu-ops backlog just to
> see if they get a response to their trolling, I would like to again
> propose a co-ordination channel for the purpose of these discussions.

I am aware of this issue and support the idea to minimize the issue.

> This channel would be for all those who are +v'd in #ubuntu-ops, as
> well as relevent others as decided by the Ubuntu IRC Council. (this
> would make it possible to have ops from large loco channels and other
> channels with frequent problems included).

> It would need to be a CoC compliant channel (as per all Ubuntu IRC
> Channels) and would be privately logged for IRCC and CC viewing, in
> the case of dispute or accusation of impropriety. The channel would
> make it easier for channel operators to be prepared in-case of an
> attack or channel hopping troll.
> I hope all of this makes sense and I would really appreciate your
> thoughts on this. I am CC'ing the Community Council into this
> discussion, as it may be helpful to have their input here also.

It sounds like a reasonable solution to what has been a growing issue
and a source of significant frustration for a volunteer ops group.

~ Charles

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