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Mon Nov 17 00:02:46 PST 2008
On Mon, 17 Nov 2008 07:29:42 +0000, Matthew Seaman <m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk> wrote:
>Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
>> * Having five gazillion posts that say "me too", is not exactly a
>> productive answer to a problem. Alas, this is often what you get
>> when you gather hundreds of _very_ inexperienced people and you
>> hand them a web interface to freely post short, often
>> unintelligible snippets that are more suitable for Twitter than a
>> FAQ page.
> There's a Thanks button feature in vBulletin that can be enabled to
> help catch the 'me too' type postings.
Heh, yes. It may take a while to catch on, but it's nice to have it :D
>> I've been posting to forums with the mozex Firefox extension and GNU
>> Emacs for more than a couple of years now. Here's how a typical ``post
>> to a forum'' session looks like for me now:
> Oh, wow. That's perfect. Or it would be if it was compatible with
> firefox-3.0.4 ...
It is. I'm using it with Firefox 3.0.4, after installing the plugin
from this page:
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