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Re: Freenode's ACTUAL policy on your project
From: Caleb Katz <c2.katz () gmail com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2010 14:37:04 -0500

On Fri, 25 Jun 2010 04:17:15 -0400
Andrew D Kirch <trelane () trelane net> wrote:
It seems that Freenode's policy regarding projects that they host is 
that THEY control who you identify as members of your project.  Also if 
you ask them to cloak someone they don't want to cloak, you will be 
silenced, as seen below.  Incidentally "kloeri" is a volunteer for the 
Exherbo project referenced below.  Note the timestamps, and the delay 
before I was pointlessly silenced.

==> FreeNode-#freenode.log <==

Jun 25 03:33:17 <Prodego>    I'm sure there is a good reason trelane
Jun 25 03:35:24 <trelane>    Prodego, a good reason is insufficient in 
this case as what's been said here is that freenode reserves the right 
to meddle in my project, this is somewhat concerning, and clarification 
of such a statement should be immediately forthcoming

Jun 25 03:37:26 <trelane>    I'd think Gentoo Foundation would have more 
Jun 25 03:39:24 *    kloeri sets mode +q #freenode trelane!* () *

Timestamps noted. You took two minutes to reply to Prodego as well. I
don't think "pointless" is the right descriptor. They were tired of


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