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Re: [ga] The Jeff Williams filter

Harald and all,

Harald Tveit Alvestrand wrote:

> I have investigated the filtering of messages from Jeff Williams on the
> GA mailing list.
> The facts seem to be as follows:

  First of all Harald, these are not Facts, but supposition.  Can you prove
any of these statements?  I am quite sure you cannot.  Please refrain form
making false statements in the future.  It is bad form, and displays poor

> - In August, multiple people asked for the removal of Jeff Williams from the
>    list, because he was posting a multitude of messages, seemingly without
>    contributing any sense to the discussion.

  This is an opinion, not a fact, Harald.  Please site any or all of those
messages that are not contributory in nature.  If not, than this is
just a smear job.

> - After extensive documentation of the Jeff Williams phenomenon had been
>    sent to the list manager, Jeff Williams' ability to post to the list
>    was removed.

  Why was I not informed?  Who sent this "Information"?  What was it's
nature?  Why when I ask the list admin over 15 times, was I never once
replied to regarding this SELECTIVE CENSORSHIP?

> - Three more email addresses, all suspected of being used by Jeff Williams,
>    have also been denied posting rights.

"Suspected" is correct.  But they obviously are not used by me.

> These addresses were blocked administratively.
> Since the list is now discussing what the right ruleset for the list is,
> it seems appropriate to remove those blocks.
> Regards,
>                       Harald T. Alvestrand
> --
> Harald Tveit Alvestrand, EDB Maxware, Norway
> Harald.Alvestrand@edb.maxware.no


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