Re: Debian social
- Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:55:08 +0000
- From: Joe <joe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Debian social
On Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:51:22 +0000 (UTC)
Curt <curty@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2018-12-11, Joe <joe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> On 2018-12-10, Cindy-Sue Causey <butterflybytes@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > Beyond that, I *thought* I remembered a few times seeing long
> >> > threads being (politely) advised to move it on over to offtopic,
> >> > meaning the listserv I thought I remembered..
> >> >
> >> Yeah, but apparently the off-topic group was consistently drifting
> >> on topic to the point where many were advised to move there
> >> technical prolixities and proclivities over here (and vice versa,
> >> of course, as you've pointed out).
> >> You can't win.
> > As I've pointed out before, this list is named debian-*user*, not
> > debian-technical-things-only-or-you-will-burn-in-hell-for-eternity.
> Did I say that?
> What you quoted up there of mine (where I said there instead of their
> up there) was an attempt at jocularity. I know you're the moral
> arbiter around these parts, repeating yourself and pointing things
> out and all, but give me a break.
> > Debain users will mostly talk about Debian issues, but not
> > necessarily exclusively.