[thelist] GoDaddy SSL Verification

Nan Harbison nan at nanharbison.com
Wed Jul 16 12:28:53 CDT 2008

OUCH! This seems a tiny bit harsh. I have been following this thread,
interested to know what the outcome is, since this kind of problem could
happen to me. I follow a lot of threads that are way beyond my expertise so
I can learn more. I strive to be able to answer more questions on the list,
although I still consider myself a newbie.

<gentle tone>Aren't all of us, or at least most of us asking questions on
jobs that we are being paid for, and we repay the list by answering other
peoples problems? </gentle tone>


-----Original Message-----
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[mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Ken Schaefer
Sent: Wednesday, July 16, 2008 9:07 AM
To: thelist at lists.evolt.org
Subject: Re: [thelist] GoDaddy SSL Verification

The list is not here to solve your problems using our free time. Especially
when you're being paid to get this sorted, and we are not.

So, you need to do your due diligence. If you have tested yourself, then by
all means ask others to verify your findings. That indicates that you have
put some effort in yourself. I'm more than happy to help someone who's put
in the "hard yards" already.

I am sorry that I misconstrued your post. It appears to me, at the time,
that you were asking someone to do what you should be doing yourself. I
didn't realise that you had taken some steps to check this yourself. I'd
already spent my time contributing to your problem, and it seemed to me at
the time that you were asking me to do more. My apologies for my side of the


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