Klarinet Archive - Posting 000537.txt from 1997/12
From: "David C. Blumberg" <reedman@-----.com>
Subj: re: list moderation/overmoderation
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 1997 19:42:11 -0500
I find the Flute list to be over-moderated, and quite often stiff. Constant
retentive reminders from the list "overseers". I get the digest. For
someone with limited time - it's a great format.
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 1997 15:28:51 -0600 (CST)
From: "Edwin V. Lacy" <el2@-----.edu>
Subject: Re: Flaming and Trolls - long
On Sun, 7 Dec 1997, Mark Charette wrote:
> Many times I have thought of creating a moderated list for those
> that don't have the time to wade through all the off-topic postings.
> I do know (factually) that some very well known clarinet personages
> have joined and left this list because they don't have the time to
> go through all the postings.....
This is something I have been thinking about recently. On several of the
lists to which I subscribe, notably this one and the flute list, a natural
progression has taken place. The internet is young, and it isn't
surprising that its uses are going to evolve. However, if it is going to
be of the most usefulness to us, we will have to figure out a way to make