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Re: anonymity in moos
"Seth I. Rich" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>If you've got abusive users, DEAL WITH THEM.
>One really sucky trend on MOOs these days is to look at abusive users and say,
>"Gee, we've got abusive users. Perhaps I should reconsider redefining all my
>rules and providing a mechanism by which we could resolve the issues raised..."
>when the correct (IMO) thing to do is go "Oh, you're an asshole? Ok, bye." and
>promptly @toad the jackass.
Yes; we avoided doing this at Id... and we were wrong.
I was hoping people would work it out. But no... and
judicious @toading of a couple of people fixed it!
I'd strongly vote AGAINST readable email addresses for this reason.
Tom Ritchford email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Verge's "Little Idiot" -- Music for the mentally peculiar.
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