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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#31 Post by lolanoob »

sickie wrote: Guys, congratulations for the promotion 8)
Thank you.

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Rejected like a rotten orange...

#32 Post by edbarx »

Rejected like a rotten orange... :(

When I first started to use this forum, I read the rules, and if my memory serves me right, I was instructed not to use private messages very often. So, I resorted to write my complaints in my posts. Is that rude for most of you?

I have been humiliated to the extent of not being considered suitable to a sweeping and dusting task.... and that really hurts. ana already has loads of responsability and she is giving quite a lot... I wanted to do the same thing on a much humbler scale, and I was rejected like someone not worthy of taking the least of all responsabilities! I am starting to ask:

What is wrong with me.....? Sorry, but I cannot understand...
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Re: Rejected like a rotten orange...

#33 Post by saulgoode »

Speaking for my own situation, in no way do I feel "rejected"; quite the opposite. I specifically offered to assist in squelching spam but on the condition that I'd not have to perform any moderating of discussions.

Edit: At the time I posted this, I was under the mistaken impression that Ed was upset over not being made a full-fledged moderator, rather than a mere "spamhunter".
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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#34 Post by julian67 »

Just don't worry about it, probably several other people offered their help and didn't make the list, no big deal.

Keep contributing and sharing and learning...and taking an occasional knock.
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Now it's time for my battle!

#35 Post by edbarx »

Edit:

Post moved to General Discussion. Please, don't post here. The subject of the post was relating to a deleted thread.

As this is not the right section, I am posting the original in General Discussion.
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Debian == { > 30, 000 packages }; Debian != systemd
The worst infection of all, is a false sense of security!
It is hard to get away from CLI tools.

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#36 Post by jalu »

mhh,
i for one think that its -at minimum- "odd", that the thread has been "deleted" (edit:
without further explanation)
till today i have only experienced that threads by regular members have been locked.
i think that was clear.
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Re: Now it's time for my battle!

#37 Post by julian67 »

edbarx wrote: Those of you who want a copy of ana's reply can contact me.
That you are willing to share private correspondence with anyone who cares to ask for it is not impressive.

This (even more than the other aspects of your reaction) is probably an indication that the administrators and moderators made a reasonable judgement when declining to give you added responsibility and trust.
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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#38 Post by anxious »

The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
For an idea that does not at first seem insane, there is no hope - Albert Einstein

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#39 Post by julian67 »

anxious wrote:The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
I counted three.
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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#40 Post by ana »

julian67 wrote:
anxious wrote:The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
I counted three.
Let's stop here.

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#41 Post by gnudude »

anxious wrote:The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
now...now....dont talk about tele that way :lol:
julian67 wrote: I counted three.
I promised to give up my wiseass and act in a more tactful way. nah......just kidding......heck I am just moving spam not a mod or anything....wiseass remains in full force, when I can get away with it :lol:

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#42 Post by lolanoob »

julian67 wrote:
anxious wrote:The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
I counted three.
I'm only a wiseass when I'm pissed...which is all the time. :lol:

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#43 Post by anxious »

ana wrote:
julian67 wrote:
anxious wrote:The list of spambusters looks good. Only 1 wiseass was included.
I counted three.
Let's stop here.
Ya, Julian, knock it off.
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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#44 Post by julian67 »

anxious wrote: Ya, Julian, knock it off.
:D

As usual I was exaggerating, but with the kindest of motives.....to make gnudude feel better, that he isn't the only wiseass on the spamkiller team. He is, and there's no contest....and he knows it :lol:
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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#45 Post by gnudude »

*busted*

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Re: Welcome SpamHunters!

#46 Post by lolanoob »

*whew* that was close...

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