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Re: validity of viewpoints [was Re: should "use byte" be "use bytes"?]

Jarkko Hietaniemi
February 10, 2000 11:39
Re: validity of viewpoints [was Re: should "use byte" be "use bytes"?]
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Chip Turner writes:
 > Autarch <> writes:
 > > This is so insane.
 > > 
 > > This is the most hostile mailing list I've ever been on.  I am
 > > extremely hesitant to write this because I suspect that someone is
 > > going to have a fit at me.  I swear that if I didn't know better I
 > > would suspect that this list was largely populated by 13-17 year old
 > > boys.  In fact, it strongly reminds me of my BBS'ing days back in
 > > high school.
 > Having been on the list for a while now silently watching, I do agree
 > that it's both very intimidating and very troublesome to see so much
 > hostility fly back and forth.
 > It's quite possible people with something valid to contribute have
 > left in disgust or frustration.

Sadly, it's not only possible but it has already happened with many people.

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