FW: [TriLUG] TriLUG Lunch
davis at skink.net
Sun Feb 8 09:34:56 EST 2004
About Jim's note.
It was funny and not at anybody's expense. What's the big deal?
I'm more concerned about trilug when personal attacks occur and our
steering comittee is silent.
On Sun, Feb 08, 2004 at 02:17:51AM -0500, William Sutton wrote:
> I'm sorry to see the s/n ratio going down and sorry this is going to
> contribute to it but
> - Tanner, you don't have to tell Jim (or anyone else) that you're planning
> to send him to /dev/null. The only purpose it serves is to cause further
> - Even if you want to ignore him (and that's certainly your prerogative) I
> didn't see you say anything about it when Jim first related the story in
> #trilug AND this is the only email I've seen from him that contained
> objectionable material. Therefore, there is hardly a pattern of emails as
> you allege.
> Yeah, we coulda done without the incident being mentioned. The best thing
> to do is behave in a responsible adult manner by deleting the email and
> moving on. Failing that, a polite private request for future forbearance
> would be the next best thing.
> shal (William) who hates playing Mr. Manners.
> On Sun, 8 Feb 2004, Tanner Lovelace wrote:
> > Jim Ray wrote:
> > > certainly, a nice chuckle was the intended purpose. folks that get their
> > > panties in a wad always have the option of hitting the delete key.
> > Or, you could use this procmailrc recipe:
> > * ^From.*jim at neuse.net
> > /dev/null
> > I am this close || to doing this myself. I am sick and
> > tired of the infantile stuff from you Jim. Nobody cares.
> > Get a life and learn some e-mail ettiquette (i.e. only
> > rude forward personal e-mail to mailing lists).
> > Tanner Lovelace
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