Von: Sven Neumann <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Whoever controls the bots on the #gimp channel, can you please remove
> the rule that gives carol a channel operator status? It's evil enough
> that she's around harassing newbies. With this status it looks as if she
> was somehow official.
Other networks have policies that encourage people to not have operator status
until needed. Usually, a bot is the only one to have op status.
IMO this is useful - it does reduce the "us vs. them" partitioning by at least
one magnitude. Also, any action that does become necessary can be performed
more stealthily (per hit-and-run, maybe even through the bot).
It does not solve the problem of who should have ops, but it could be a move
into the right direction (that anyone who has ops should have a good reason for
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