[linux-elitists] Proposal: Roster accessible to subscribers
zgp-org at the-tilghman.com
Thu Mar 26 12:12:04 PDT 2009
On Thursday 26 March 2009 13:09:08 D. Joe Anderson wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 09:33:00AM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> > However, you are posing a blatantly false dilemma:
> Again, wrong. I offered a way to honor the commitment while
> still changing the policy. I'm almost sorry it doesn't get you
> what you want.
Again, the hypocrisy. It's convenient for Rick Moen to see the list
subscriber addresses, because it suits him, regardless of the privacy
of others, already settled in a pledge by the list admin, just as it's
convenient for Internet marketers (i.e. spammers) to email anyone they like
and force others to opt out from a spammer's convenience.
> > Yes, we need to inconvenience everyone for the sake of theoretical
> > subscribers who have been invited to speak up but have said nothing, and
> > whom nobody can find. I'm sure that's "reasonable" in _some_ universe.
It inconveniences exactly one person. You. Have you no shame, sir?
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