[ADMIN] Additional moderator(s) sought for ubuntu-users list
bilwalsh at swbell.net
Tue Sep 27 22:51:57 UTC 2011
On 09/27/2011 04:45 AM, Alan Pope wrote:
> Hi all,
> The Ubuntu Community Council would like to invite active members of
> this list to volunteer as moderators.
> Once the Community Council has some volunteers we will make a
> selection and announce on the list.
> The role entails keeping the list within the bounds of the mailing
> list guidelines & . More specifically this involves keeping
> conversations within the Ubuntu Code of Conduct and ensuring
> conversations on-topic. As this is a support list we expect moderators
> to encourage support, and actively discourage off-topic chatter on the
> Ideally moderators would have some experience of mailman moderation
> tools and will have moderated similar lists in the past. Ubuntu
> Membership  is not required for this role, but being a moderator
> for a period will contribute towards gaining Ubuntu Membership.
> Please email community-council at lists.ubuntu.com to nominate yourself.
> Questions/comments are welcome publicly in this thread, or privately
> to the Community Council.
> Many thanks,
> Alan Pope
>  http://www.ubuntu.com/support/community/mailinglists
>  https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MailingLists
>  http://wiki.ubuntu.com/Membership
This thread has been spun all out of proportion. If you re-read the
above you will see that there is no mention of placing the list on
moderation.It is, pure and simple, a call for volunteers to act as
assistant moderators. Nothing more.
The list IS a "moderated list". Always has been.
"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb deciding what to have for dinner.
Liberty is a well-armed lamb." - Benjamin Franklin -
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