[amsat-bb] Re grizzles
donmc at xtra.co.nz
Fri May 30 03:23:53 PDT 2008
I'm surprised that the trolling occurring on the BBS has aroused such
Surely there is a place for all space endeavors to be discussed,
rationally, on this BBS (nearly said BS there!).
Personally speaking I have had great help from many on this list,
including some whose (political/technical) views differ from mine.
I well remember the replies that I got from A way off topic subject a
few months ago that really, really helped me out.I guess that a lot of
the help etc that is provided from a request on the BBS is not seen by
the majority simply because the replies are direct to the the original
poster, maybe we (I) should dual post, and annoy a lot of the casual
"skimmers" on the BBS?
As to having "moderators" controlling the NA AMSAT BBS I'd have to say no.
Why, well I feel that a lot of (most) folk that post are trying to find
an answer to a question or simply throw something into the ring and
check back for an Answer or may be open their mailbox to see if a reader
has replied directly.
I'm sure others on the BBS can relate to my experiences, and can see the
value in leaving the (basically self moderating) bbs as it is.
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