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Adam Miller maxamillion at gmail.com
Thu Nov 2 19:16:36 UTC 2006


yeah yeah, just not sure on setting one up/implementing them
:)

-Adam

On 11/2/06, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> But surely you know what they are: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captcha
>
> On 11/2/06, Adam Miller < maxamillion at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > i can't say i am that familiar with captcha's .... i will ask jonathan
> > next time i catch him on irc.
> >
> > -Adam
> >
> > On 11/2/06, Vincent < imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > Sure, but wouldn't captcha's solve this? Surely there's a captcha mod
> > > for Drupal?
> > >
> > > On 11/2/06, Adam Miller < maxamillion at gmail.com > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Awesome, thanks Vincent.
> > > >
> > > > And, yes I agree with the not logging in, but Jonathan brought up a
> > > > valid point about keeping traffic control away from spam bots and such by
> > > > requiring a login. So its kind of a rock in a hard spot situation.
> > > >
> > > > -Adam
> > > >
> > > > On 11/2/06, Vincent < imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > I think the comments are going fine if only we'd have captcha's so
> > > > > you did not have to login...
> > > > >
> > > > > And if you're admin: http://xubuntu.org/admin/comment
> > > > >
> > > > > Newest messages at the top.
> > > > >
> > > > > On 11/1/06, Adam Miller < maxamillion at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I completely agree as well. Also, is there some way i can view
> > > > > > all new comments when logged into drupal?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I also think we need to find some better means of bulletin board
> > > > > > communication because the comments thing isn't going so well.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > -Adam
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On 11/1/06, Vincent < imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > I completely I agree and did not plan putting it on the site
> > > > > > > ;)
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > I do think we should put the new docs on the site, anywhere I
> > > > > > > can find them? And is it possible to expand them? E.g. it
> > > > > > > could include something on what packages to add for MP3 support.
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > On 11/1/06, Jani Monoses < jani.monoses at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > On 11/1/06, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com > wrote:
> > > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > > http://xubuntu.org/news/website_live#comment-28
> > > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > > The website for downloading Xubuntu packages website is
> > > > > > > > > not used too much, as most people install new programs via the Synaptic
> > > > > > > > > program. If you try that, you'll probably find that it is very easy in use,
> > > > > > > > > even easier than the Windows .exe's.
> > > > > > > > > Your comments on the names have been taken into account,
> > > > > > > > > we will explicitly note that it is a codename at the site.
> > > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > > Please bear in mind that e.g. download.com is not by
> > > > > > > > > Microsoft, it is a third party site.
> > > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > > Also, installing Automatix by default might bring legal
> > > > > > > > > issues, the same as installing proprietary codecs by default.
> > > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > I am not comfortable with endorsements of automatix or other
> > > > > > > > 3rd party installers on xubuntu.org as they may cause
> > > > > > > > problems for inexperienced users. They can still be found on the forums by
> > > > > > > > those who really look for them. We get enough spurious (non-Xfce or strictly
> > > > > > > > xubuntu) bugs in LP, I would not want to get signal/noise even lower by
> > > > > > > > getting reports about broken packages only to find out it's due to the
> > > > > > > > system not using only offciial repos.
> > > > > > > > I know that was only a comment above, just want to make sure
> > > > > > > > we don't get 3rd package manager howtos on the official site.
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > thoughts?
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > Jani
> > > > > > > >
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