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Re: Don't Retitle This Node

by PodMaster (Abbot)
on Dec 21, 2004 at 13:36 UTC ( #416459=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Don't Retitle This Node

I agree with you, but I also think the editors should've stepped in and removed "Emergency!" from the title.

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Re2: Don't Retitle This Node
by JCHallgren (Sexton) on Dec 21, 2004 at 19:17 UTC
    As the newbie poster who started the other thread, I now agree that using "Emergency" was a bit extreme...however, it was late at nite and I just found how bad "our" guestbook had been clobbered...so to me..it was such... SORRY! And as to retitle, I had enough trouble finding my way around this (to me) slightly unusual format of a forum...so had it been done, I might NOT have been able to locate the GREAT replies, ok?
      so had it been done, I might NOT have been able to locate the GREAT replies, ok?
      Had it been done, the editors would've notified you that they changed the title of your node, so you would've been able to find it.

      MJD says "you can't just make shit up and expect the computer to know what you mean, retardo!"
      I run a Win32 PPM repository for perl 5.6.x and 5.8.x -- I take requests (README).
      ** The third rule of perl club is a statement of fact: pod is sexy.

        No, it doesn't appear that the latest version of the Janitorial thread retitler sends any /msgs. That'd be a good idea, but it won't work for anonymous root nodes. So there is still reason to err on the side of being Lazy.

        - tye        

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