Just to let all know that I had e-mailed the list moderator either the same day
or one day later (and that was what? a week ago or so?), and I still don't know
why my posts are held back.
-- Ken in Atlanta
On Thursday, June 5, 2014 10:57 AM, "Harding, Dan" <dhard...@illinois.edu>
>I made a similar complaint about the over-moderation and delays as of late on
>this list, and the message was never posted to the list… as I expect this one
>to not be posted as well.
>Manual approval for every single message to the list is an outdated method.
>For those people who need help resolving problems in a timely manner, having
>to wait until the next 24- or 48-hour moderation point comes up slows down
>communication and resolution in both directions.
>On an open list, responses can be made and viewed as fast as the parties make
>them. With manual moderation, party A makes a request, it’s actually made
>public up to 24 hours later. Even if someone responds with an answer, THAT
>response won’t be seen by the originator (unless cc’d) until another 24 hours
>pass, thus slowing down each response cycle to as long as 48 hours.
>This list was not always manually processed like it is now. What brought it
>on, and was it approved by the list membership or unilaterally decided upon by
>one or two parties? For that matter, as Craig asked, who is actually in charge
>of this list?
>For the list to be effective, the communication needs to be in real time (or
>as close to real time as email allows).
>[mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Craig Ede
>Sent: Tuesday, June 03, 2014 8:52 AM
>To: 'Ken Poshedly'; firstname.lastname@example.org
>Subject: Moderating framers WAS: FrameMaker graphics question
>Statements like Ken's (below) argue for some loosening of the moderation of
>this list. It's one thing to block spammers (and troublemakers) but serious
>users ought to be able to post their questions without long waits and to see
>the answers posted by experienced users who are being moderated. [As a
>long-time framer I suggest this with a clear memory of the flame-wars that
>used to break out here every year and a half or so.]
>Ken, you could also send a plea to the moderator(s) to pass you through
>without moderation. Who is/are the moderators at this point anyway?
>[mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Ken Poshedly
>Sent: Friday, May 30, 2014 9:32 AM
>To: FrameMaker Users List
>Subject: FrameMaker graphics question
>I did cross-post this elsewhere because -- for whatever reason -- I don't see
>my infrequent posts on this list until one or two days after posting and that
>just doesn't work for me,
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