I have complained to the proper "abuse" channels and have gotten quite a few
banned from the newsgroup. Of course some might now be posting under
different names, but at least some may have learned not to post to this
group. If nothing else, JOAT has been under way too much abuse, and
whatever we can do to get rid of these a--holes is worth it. I would
implore anybody seeing these kind of posts, to send an email to the proper
abuse email address.
The subject is troll postings. A lot of you want to just killfile
them, and ignore them. I'm one of those that believe in reporting them.
I'm talking about trolls now, not just someone in the group doing a bit
of trolling. Immense difference there, so don't get 'em confused.
Earlier today, I got this message back, from the mail forwarder I
had forwarded a troll post to, and complained about:
rec.woodworking has been temporarily blocked
Maybe they're tired of getting complaints, or maybe they're just
trying to be good people. Whatever.
So, you guys that want to killfile 'em, then ignore them, how about
reporting them first? Then if it doesn't work, they'll still be
You have two choices in life: You can dissolve into the mainstream, or
you can be distinct. To be distinct is to be different. To be different,
you must strive to be what no one else but you can be.
- Alan Ashley-Pitt
Life just ain't life without good music. - JOAT
Web Page Update 19 Jan 2004.
Some tunes I like.