Stephen Reilly wrote:
>>Very well said, Brian. That was a well-written and clear explanation as
>>to how voluntary on-line communities work to the benefit of all. It had
>>crossed my mind that Karl was just a troll taking the piss but I wasn't
>>going to say this publicly as it's a good rule of thumb to give people
>>the benefit of doubt.
>> And I'm not going to say publicly that you're a hypocrite. Now
> remember I don't have to answer for that because I'm not actually
> going to say it publicly. I'm not even going to insinuate it, whatever
> you privately infer is irrelevant as long as I didn't publicly say it.
<holds hands up, shrugs>
Well. I personally haven't made up my mind about Karl as I don't have
enough information on which to make any kind of reasonable decision.
There's a fair possibility that his interest in learning about bash is
completely genuine but that his approach so far has been misguided. I
was trying to get across the point to him that this approach could be
misconstrued in a negative way by others.
I'll keep quiet now,
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