Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2020-10-25 11:19 -0500 (Users) Story: Large-scale Abuse of Contact Discovery in Mobile Messengers
Action: changed title from "Large-scale Abuse ofContact Discovery in Mobile Messengers" to "Large-scale Abuse of Contact Discovery in Mobile Messengers"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-23 12:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Firefox, the Jewel^WEmbarassment of FOSS
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business rant.
2020-10-23 11:31 -0500 pushcx Story: A complete set of STM32 Programming Tutorials with Github Repos
Action: changed description from "I found this tutorial set which pretty much covers everything STM32 from start to finish using two cheaply available boards. I was looking for tutorials I could adapt to a board I'm working on based on a tutorial and this looks like a great set to reimplement." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I found this tutorial set which pretty much covers everything STM32 from start to finish using two cheaply available boards. I was looking for tutorials I could adapt to a board I’m working on based on a tutorial and this looks like a great set to reimplement.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to write comments.
2020-10-23 08:30 -0500 (Users) Story: On our Abusive Relationship with Mozilla’s Firefox
Action: changed tags from "browsers" to "browsers rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-22 20:24 -0500 (Users) User conn
Action: changed own username from "decomposite" to "conn"
2020-10-22 18:19 -0500 pushcx Story: You Should Play Secret Hitler
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-10-22 10:05 -0500 pushcx Story: Towards A Solarpunk Future
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-10-21 16:40 -0500 (Users) Story: Violating monotonic time expectations on Mojave
Action: changed title from "Violating monotonic time expectations on Catalina" to "Violating monotonic time expectations on Mojave"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-21 14:18 -0500 pushcx Story: What Working At Stripe Has Been Like
Action: deleted story
Reason: There's nothing here related to programming.
2020-10-21 13:07 -0500 pushcx Story: Lenovo T420 FreeBSD Tweaks (2014)
Action: changed title from "Sean Long - Lenovo T420 FreeBSD Tweaks (2014)" to "Lenovo T420 FreeBSD Tweaks (2014)"
Reason: Please don't include blog/author names in titles.
2020-10-21 09:35 -0500 pushcx Story: How is your website impacting the planet?
Action: changed title from "How is your website impacting the planet? - Website Carbon Calculator" to "How is your website impacting the planet?", merged into senzpv (This website is killing the planet)
Reason: Merging into earlier submission.
2020-10-21 02:14 -0500 (Users) Story: I enforced the AGPL on my code, here's how it went (bad)
Action: changed tags from "php law" to "law"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-20 20:02 -0500 (Users) Story: Announcing NetBSD 9.1
Action: changed tags from "unix netbsd osdev" to "netbsd release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-20 19:48 -0500 (Users) Story: Blockchain, the amazing solution for almost nothing
Action: changed tags from "cryptocurrencies" to "cryptocurrencies rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-20 09:13 -0500 (Users) Story: No New Normed Division Algebra Found
Action: changed title from "No New Normed Division Algebra Found! | The n-Category Café" to "No New Normed Division Algebra Found"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-19 22:29 -0500 pushcx Story: RPi Compute Module 4 is here
Action: changed description from "Yes, it has PCI Express!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Yes, it has PCI Express!</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't write comments in the story text.
2020-10-19 22:28 -0500 pushcx Story: Taking Back Our Privacy
Action: changed description from "Moxie Marlinspike, the founder of the end-to-end encrypted messaging service Signal, is “trying to bring normality to the Internet.”" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Moxie Marlinspike, the founder of the end-to-end encrypted messaging service Signal, is “trying to bring normality to the Internet.”</p>\n" to "", changed tags from "privacy crypto" to "privacy crypto person"
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2020-10-19 17:54 -0500 (Users) Story: How to learn JavaScript
Action: changed title from "How to learn JavaScript | Derek Sivers" to "How to learn JavaScript"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-19 10:06 -0500 pushcx Story: State of the Bible Software Market
Action: deleted story
Reason: We're not a site about trends in the software business.
2020-10-19 09:33 -0500 pushcx Story: plankanban/planka
Action: deleted story
Reason: Personal productivity is off-topic.
2020-10-19 08:55 -0500 pushcx Comment by kidon on Search personal websites
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Lobsters is not a site about entrepreneurship and rolling into broad generalizatoins about politics is just trolling.
2020-10-17 18:08 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Add tag for the Zig programming language
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-17 17:51 -0500 pushcx Story: Add tag for the Zig programming language
Action: changed tags from "meta" to "meta zig"
Reason: Backfilling zig tag. Also updated these stories via the db console to avoid spamming the submitters and modlog: u5p1rw 2xk4qw if8k3e lfli6m 7rdwnm kg97d9 3uxmee nwzzh1 vjh6ni zg38dd wzfwjw fdc01n 8e0twn w6keha xpyulz uafp8g qh5mcg bw50qk 3rgahq jrrpr3 qiext6 grn1i5 frttqq mo5dvt egrhpo oi147v pnjyqk qr5nrj jlekyn dw9qyv ywmkdx nzxayt d8csha blrp95 wepemd dxpbjv 0h17xy szhu7t gaoldu kswzgf y3fsrm mbpil5 wmgdl4 urd4yt nmrltw 2ud1td flw8du fomy7q feea3u lx7jrm acdqeg
2020-10-17 17:38 -0500 pushcx Tag: zig
Action: Created new tag with id '113', with tag 'zig', with description 'Zig programming', with privileged 'false', with is_media 'false', with active 'true', with hotness_mod '0.0', with permit_by_new_users 'true', with category_id '7'
2020-10-17 17:37 -0500 pushcx Comment by pkw on Add tag for the Zig programming language
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Personal attacks like this are not OK.
2020-10-17 17:29 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Docker
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-16 18:51 -0500 (Users) User zeroinitialize
Action: changed own username from "hotsyk" to "zeroinitialize"
2020-10-16 12:28 -0500 pushcx Comment by duraki on Who's hiring? Q4Y2020
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't post people's emails if they don't, that's what the private messaging system is for.
2020-10-16 01:37 -0500 (Users) Story: Free yourself from the Spotify desktop client with spotifyd
Action: changed tags from "devops programming" to "mac"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-16 01:16 -0500 (Users) Story: Unifying the Technical Interview
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming art"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-15 19:26 -0500 (Users) Story: API pagination design
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming api"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-15 15:39 -0500 pushcx Story: Conducto: Next-Gen CI/CD in Python, Not YAML
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing spam. There's nothing to discuss at this link, this is just an ad. Don't use Lobsters to promote your startup again.
2020-10-15 12:36 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Docker
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-15 10:42 -0500 pushcx Story: Zig heading toward a self-hosting compiler
Action: changed title from "Zig heading toward a self-hosting compiler [LWN.net]" to "Zig heading toward a self-hosting compiler"
Reason: Don't need to add site name to the title.
2020-10-15 09:18 -0500 pushcx User MartinHeinz
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing for solely self-promoting even after warning.
2020-10-14 12:08 -0500 pushcx Story: A guide to productivity for software engineers
Action: deleted story
Reason: Personal productivity is explicitly not on topic.
2020-10-13 19:52 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on What happened on here?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-13 19:22 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on What happened on here?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-13 18:47 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on What happened on here?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-13 15:29 -0500 pushcx Story: To gauge the health of your team, try these unusual metrics
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please stop submitting project management articles to distract from promoting functionize.
2020-10-13 14:01 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on What happened on here?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-13 12:12 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on What happened on here?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-12 19:12 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Delivering with Haskell
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-12 18:49 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Smart male chastity lock cock-up
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-12 18:10 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Smart male chastity lock cock-up
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-12 16:37 -0500 pushcx Story: Message Not Understood (Kickstarter for documentary)
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2020-10-12 16:06 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Smart male chastity lock cock-up
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-10-12 12:29 -0500 pushcx Story: State, Art, Identity
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-10-12 09:31 -0500 (Users) Story: When types are eating away your sanity
Action: changed tags from "scala java clojure" to "java"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-10-12 09:17 -0500 pushcx Story: A guide on how to listen to US Supreme Court arguments
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.