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Subject: Re: Moderating and off-topic posts
From: SRE <eckert @ climber . org>
Date: Sun, 02 May 1999 18:05:14 -0700
To: Olwen Williams <olwen @ ihug . co . nz>
Cc: list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
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At 08:05 AM 5/3/99 +1200, Olwen Williams wrote:
>people like it as it is.  One reason for moderating (apart from stopping flame
>wars) was that many people complained about the level of mail, and the
>off-topic posts.

Can you define "moderating"? Reading this thread, it seems that one who
tries to keep the posts on topic (by pressuring the poster) is sometimes
considered a moderator. I figure the list is not moderated if a post
makes it to the subscribers without human approval. Is that what you meant?


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