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Re(2): On Online Communication

by yakko (Friar)
on Apr 19, 2001 at 06:53 UTC ( #73732=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: On Online Communication
in thread On Online Communication

The other benefit is the "cool-down" period.

This is a -very- important benefit in (near-)realtime chats. Unfortunately, this cool-down period is not exercised nearly enough, and lots of very ugly things have happened. Ever see an IRCop lose his/her temper, for instance? Ever see it in the form of a netsplit because they yanked their hub's ether out of the wall? Bad stuff.

Me spell chucker work grate. Need grandma chicken.

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