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RE: [hackers-il] [META] Reminder

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  • Chen Shapira
    If you want to engage in a meta discussion about what should and shouldn t be said on the list, please mark the thread as [META], so the rest of us can filter
    Message 1 of 1 , May 11, 2002
      If you want to engage in a meta discussion about what should and shouldn't
      be said on the list, please mark the thread as [META], so the rest of us can
      filter it away if they wish.



      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Shlomi Fish [mailto:shlomif@...]
      > Sent: Saturday, May 11, 2002 6:30 AM
      > To: Hackers-IL
      > Subject: [hackers-il] Re: Open honey jars (was: Re: Re: Re: H
      > E L P ! !
      > !)
      >
      >
      >
      > Omer, AFAI perceive and understand the purpose of this list,
      > we are not
      > supposed to discourage and flame people who wish to become _hackers_
      > (and naturally I don't mean crackers or other types of
      > computer intruders
      > - hmmpf). This is not the place to answer questions which are too
      > technical, but I believe that E-mail was phrased in a way that could
      > induce some help on our part.
      >
      > We have to accept the fact that our name will attract people
      > who think we
      > are a group of computer intruders. And, no people don't read previous
      > postings, or the group's description, or anything else except
      > our title.
      > Everybody who read Joel Spolsky's "UI Design for Programmers"
      > and similar
      > resources knows that people _don't read_. (I can testify that
      > for myself)
      > If people ask questions about computer intrusion or sniffing,
      > we should
      > tell them it's the wrong list. Politely. If they ask us how
      > to become a
      > hacker, in the legitimiate sense of the word, we should
      > politely answer
      > them. If they ask other questions that are too technical and not too
      > philosophical, we should tell them that they are considered
      > off-topic here
      > and that they should post them to GNUbies-IL instead. Again, politely.
      >
      > Flames don't help more than a polite reply does.
      >
      > And will you cut those parodies already? I have a tendency to
      > take some
      > jokes too seriously. It's a known bug of my character, so please don't
      > test
      > me.
      >
      > Regards,
      >
      > Shlomi Fish
      >
      > There is no IGLU Cabal! There mailing list was spammed by a
      > multi-tude of
      > people who wanted to learn how to build Igloo's in the snow.
      >
      > On Fri, 10 May 2002, Omer Zak wrote:
      >
      > >
      > > On Fri, 10 May 2002, Nimster wrote:
      > >
      > > > > From: "Shlomi Fish" <shlomif@...>
      > > > >
      > > > > Shlomi, you are scaring me... are you really taking
      > these messages
      > > > seriously
      > > > > ? Or are you just REAL good in this game ?
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > > What I'm afraid is that after you guys fool Shlomi
      > enough, he'll cease being
      > > > the only person on this list who doesn't flame andRTFM a
      > newbie to death.
      > > > Please, don't waste this valuable resource.
      > >
      > > Without wishing to offend Shlomi in any way, I would like
      > to express my
      > > concern that his attitude of non-flammatory,
      > non-RTFMing-to-death clueless
      > > newbies - is a resource of the Hackers-IL, which is as
      > valuable as an open
      > > honey jar in a house of people, who are allergic to bee stings.
      > > --- Omer
      > > The deaf people in Israel demand 100% captioning of
      > Hebrew-language TV and
      > > cable TV programs.
      > > WARNING TO SPAMMERS: at http://www.zak.co.il/spamwarning.html
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
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      > >
      > >
      > >
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      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      > ----------------------------------------------------------------------
      > Shlomi Fish shlomif@...
      > Home Page: http://t2.technion.ac.il/~shlomif/
      > Home E-mail: shlomif@...
      >
      > "Let's suppose you have a table with 2^n cups..."
      > "Wait a second - is n a natural number?"
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