Two disruptive users on ubuntu-users
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 4 22:13:04 UTC 2010
Shannon McMackin wrote:
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>> David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) wrote:
>>> Amedee Van Gasse (ub) wrote:
>>>> On Mon, January 4, 2010 04:14, Michael Haney wrote:
>>>>> I'm more concerned with the users who have this "you're a newbie and
>>>>> don't belong here so I'm going to go out of my way to make you feel
>>>>> unwelcome" attitude. It makes our community look bad and
>>>>> perpetuations a myth that the Linux community is made up entirely with
>>>>> those kinds of people when it really isn't. It takes just one bad
>>>>> egg to spoil an omelet.
>>>>> I won't name names but "you" know who you are.
>>>> That is yet another argument for an "online reputation manager" for the
>>>> Ubuntu community. Such unwelcome attitudes hurt the "business" of Ubuntu.
>>> I agree. Let's all see this as a learning experience. Ubuntu is about
>>> humanity. I am because you are. Or we exist because others exist.
>>> Therefore the way the community deals with issues of an anti-social
>>> nature reflects who we really are. Surely a way can be found to deal
>>> with juveniles, or underdeveloped egos without resorting to an us vs
>>> them, either/or mentality? I think the two poor souls need to say a
>>> thousand Heil Ubuntu's and seriously speak to that penguin inside. This
>>> is really not the distro for combative politicking, nitpicking and
>>> trolls. Maybe if they did some community service? What have they
>>> actually contributed to the community?
>> Please, read the heading on this list. It says exactly:
>> Ubuntu-users technical support, not for general discussions.
>> This is a general discussion so it should not be
>> allowed on this list!
>> 73 karl
> I'm sure your history of daily blogs on this list and your perpetuation
> of this thread qualifies as technical support?
Please, read the heading on this list. It says exactly:
Ubuntu-users technical support, not for general discussions.
This is a general discussion so it should not be
allowed on this list!
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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