Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 06:44:00 -0500
Reply-To: Rod Smith <westfaliavanman@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Rod Smith <westfaliavanman@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: Vanagon List Moderator
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You've got my vote.
(Mostly a lurker since 1999)
On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 4:16 AM, BenT Syncro <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I volunteered to try my hand as List moderator. Like many folks' keyboards,
> the recent rash of unbriddled off-topic discussions was been wearing out my
> delete key. I believe that in order for the List to continue to survive as
> true community, some sort of moderation needs to be put in effect.
> Otherwise, I suspect the greater portion of the membership will resort to
> lurking if not dropping their membership altogether. That would be an
> excusable shame.
> Jim said I should bring this up to the List in general. I don't know how
> could count votes. Besides, most folks probably will not likely participate
> in the process. As far as I can recall, the choice for moderator has always
> been decided by the people with the hardware (for the listserver). Now it's
> apparently a totally different deal. Jim was able to moderate remotely. The
> equipment is still at TomC's place and I think there is still some
> connection to Coyote's vanagon.com site.
> Anyway, please share our thoughts about this. Pmail if necessary.
> (flame suit on)
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