[Beowulf] moderation - was cpu's versus gpu's - was Intel buys QLogic

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Wed Feb 1 05:33:04 PST 2012


On Wed, Feb 01, 2012 at 10:04:56AM +0100, Kilian Cavalotti wrote:

> Right. Simply ignoring posts from people you don't want to read about
> is not so taxing, and it's also the best way to keep trolling attacks

Utterly wrong. Empirically, key contributors will be the first to jump
ship. Walking is easier than participating in a poorly managed forum.

> at a reasonable level. There's probably a dozen ways to automatically
> filter them, the easier one being the old faithful eyeball grep, which

The point is that most people won't bother, and just leave.

> can match a sender's name way before your conscious brain can realize
> it.

We don't seem to share the same reality.


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