Please stop off-topic postings (was: New Logo)
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at FreeBSD.org
Tue Nov 1 18:05:24 PST 2005
On Wednesday, 2 November 2005 at 2:52:21 +0000, Danny Pansters wrote:
> On Wednesday 2 November 2005 01:27, Steve Bertrand wrote:
>> -- snip --
>>> That's correct, but we should recall that this is a mailing
>>> list to ask technical questions, not discuss logos or flame
>>> people. Discuss logos on the advocacy@ list; don't flame
>>> people on any list.
>> I don't post here often,
> You should have left it at that. The discussion is present now and
> open at -questions and if you want it to end quickly, have it be
> discussed and end there. Stonewalling is always
> counterproductive. It started at -questions and it will end at
> -questions. This is not flames, this is discussion (largely
> sollicited also).
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