Netcraft reliability survey

Julian H. Stacey jhs at
Wed Aug 10 16:38:32 UTC 2011

I restored cc:advocacy at
which Mason Loring Bliss <mason at> dropped.

> From:		Mason Loring Bliss <mason at> 
> Date:		Wed, 10 Aug 2011 10:47:25 -0400 
> Message-id:	<20110810144725.GB2242 at> 

Mason Loring Bliss wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 01:53:29PM +0200, Julian H. Stacey wrote:
> > Not attached. (Mailman discards attachments on various lists).
> I was referring to my message's state on leaving my system. I of course can't
> speak to what external software does to it.
> > >  please find a screenshot of the current front page of Netcraft.
> > 
> > Not top page now, 
> Again, I used the word "current" to denote something with a temporal aspect.
> > Never was a copy of top page,
> Is a photograph of a person still a photograph of that person if it only
> shows their face, or their upper torso? Pedantry can be amusing, but only
> when it's unassailably accurate.

Please file a precise proposal via send-pr, what text should change
from what to what on which FreeBSD page.  Else your post achieves nothing.

> > Nice idea to put a reference somewhere to top 3 all being FreeBSD that month.
> Agreed.
> > Run send-pr & provide text diff
> I'd have to install FreeBSD or some portion of it to have a send-pr that
> knows to talk to FreeBSD project servers.

Wrong.  There's also a live web interface running on FreeBSD server,
2 clicks from top page

>  This is slightly more effort than
> the good feeling of helping the advocacy effort is worth to me, as it turns
> out.
> > Just posting this list will not achieve it.
> In that case, it won't happen, and I'll think nothing more of it! But, in any
> event, thank you for your reply.

If you will not install FreeBSD, Use ,
Do neither to prove yourself irrelevant to FreeBSD as no page would change.

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> Mason Loring Bliss             mason at            Ewige Blumenkraft!
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