[admin] Re: [uf-discuss] inappropriate behaviour (was:
Discussion ofpublic domain declaration template usage)
Eric A. Meyer
eric at meyerweb.com
Sun Aug 5 17:20:56 PDT 2007
At 12:39 PM -0700 8/5/07, Joe Andrieu wrote:
>Could you to provide the evidence that was used to conclude that
>Andy failed to adhere to the "be nice" guideline /after/ the
You mean besides posting a private message to a public list?
Which is neither reasonable nor professional by any reasonable
standard of online discourse with which I'm familiar.
>As other microformats.org administrative issues, it was
>also apparently handled in a "secret meeting" in the "back room". I
>reviewed the IRC archive where I know many administrators
>gather and discuss issues, hoping to find some record of the
>discussion. However, the only reference to Andy's banning is the ban
>Nothing on the wiki. Nothing on the mailing list. Simply a summary
>judgment by you.
By the administrators. Scott was simply the administrator who
gave public notice of the action.
Interesting, that-- I always thought secret back-room cabals tried
to keep evidence of their abuses secret, and that people responsible
for shepherding a growing community and doing their best to preserve
it were up front about their actions. How I got those two switched
around I'll never know.
Eric A. Meyer (eric at meyerweb.com)
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