[theforum] Brief notes on the sanctity of theforum, and double-standards relating thereto

David Kaufman david at gigawatt.com
Sun Sep 17 01:02:17 CDT 2006

Was just cleaning out the week's spam-user signups and noticed this:


Aparently he took this spanking fairly personally.  But while I was 
happy that Alan stirred up the people and got some discussion going on 
hereabouts, I was annoyed by the unilateral homepage change.  Just 
showed a total lack of respect for the way things are done.

I guess you can't blame him for assuming that quiet lists means everyone 
has gone home and no loger cares.  Bu


John Handelaar <john at userfrenzy.com> wrote:
> Someone, over the last couple of days, took it
> upon himself to make a radical change to both
> the content and layout of the front page of
> www.evolt.org .
> No vote, nor even any opportunity for discussion,
> was had on this list about either the wording or
> the appearance of these alterations.
> I consider this a security breach and am currently
> dealing with it accordingly.
> Subsequently I have revoked the changes - which
> have been commented out of the (invalid) HTML -
> and the relevant user privileges used to make them.
> jh
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