Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2020-07-09 15:01 -0500 pushcx Story: The most politically correct software project in the world
Action: deleted story
Reason: Broken link.
2020-07-09 14:59 -0500 pushcx Story: Blacklist is not a racist word
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing flamebait. There's no way this terrible post leads to a normal discussion.
2020-07-09 13:29 -0500 (Users) Story: "We can't send mail farther than 500 miles from here" (2002)
Action: changed tags from "email" to "email historical"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-09 13:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Unit Testing is Overrated
Action: changed description from "While it may appear as yet another entry in the unit testing bashing week, I appreciate the concrete code illustrations in the article." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>While it may appear as yet another entry in the unit testing bashing week, I appreciate the concrete code illustrations in the article.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't write comments in the story text.
2020-07-09 11:11 -0500 (Users) User shapr
Action: changed own username from "Shapr" to "shapr"
2020-07-09 10:26 -0500 (Users) Story: "We can't send mail farther than 500 miles from here" (2002)
Action: changed title from "\"We can't send mail farther than 500 miles from here\"" to "\"We can't send mail farther than 500 miles from here\" (2002)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-09 10:20 -0500 pushcx Story: Trusted Extensions Desktop
Action: changed description from "If you're wondering what are Trusted Extensions. They allow you to apply MAC labels to desktop UI components." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>If you’re wondering what are Trusted Extensions. They allow you to apply MAC labels to desktop UI components.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the story.
2020-07-09 10:19 -0500 pushcx Story: Evidence-based Software Engineering – book beta
Action: changed user_is_author from false to true
Reason: Submitter is author, checking the box.
2020-07-08 22:04 -0500 pushcx Story: Haxe Blog: Immix-based GC improves HashLink performance
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "compilers"
Reason: Tagging `compilers`.
2020-07-08 22:03 -0500 pushcx Story: How I enabled CORS for any API on my Single Page App
Action: deleted story
Reason: Broken link.
2020-07-08 22:03 -0500 pushcx Story: A Fast Car Needs Good Brakes: How We Added Client Rate Throttling to the Platform API Gem
Action: changed tags from "ruby science compsci api distributed" to "ruby api"
Reason: The more tags you ad, the fewer people will see it.
2020-07-08 22:02 -0500 pushcx Story: Lenovo ThinkPad T14 | AMD Powered Business Laptop | Lenovo US
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2020-07-08 22:00 -0500 pushcx User Yetanfou
Action: Banned
Reason: Please find somewhere else to explain how disgusted by the world you are. Five times is way more than enough abuse.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by Yetanfou on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by zge on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by asymptotically on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by zge on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by gerikson on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by sarciszewski on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Pruning troll thread.
2020-07-08 21:49 -0500 pushcx Comment by zge on GNU: A Heuristic for Bad Cryptography
Action: deleted comment
Reason: If you don't like something irrelevant on the interwebs you can in fact ignore it rather than flame it.
2020-07-08 13:40 -0500 pushcx Story: Why Mastodon and the fediverse are "doomed to fail"
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business/marketing story.
2020-07-08 13:40 -0500 pushcx Story: The Pseudonymous Economy
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-07-08 13:39 -0500 pushcx Story: What Predicts Software Developers’ Productivity?
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "practices"
Reason: `Practices` seems more appropriate.
2020-07-07 05:00 -0500 (Users) Story: The design systems between us
Action: changed title from "The design systems between us. — ethanmarcotte.com" to "The design systems between us"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-06 21:45 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Lobsters launched 8 years ago today
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-07-06 19:36 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Lobsters launched 8 years ago today
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-07-06 16:58 -0500 (Users) User cfl
Action: changed own username from "cflewis" to "cfl"
2020-07-06 16:32 -0500 (Users) Story: Only 9% of visitors give GDPR consent to be tracked
Action: changed tags from "web" to "web privacy"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-06 16:09 -0500 pushcx Story: How I Got My Attention Back
Action: deleted story
Reason: Self-help/personal productivity articles are not on topic.
2020-07-06 15:05 -0500 pushcx Story: Wardley Maps "book" review
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business strategy is not on topic.
2020-07-06 10:14 -0500 (Users) Story: Addio Redis, I'm leaving Redis Labs
Action: changed tags from "culture" to "culture rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-06 07:32 -0500 (Users) User spacehare
Action: changed own username from "kiedtl" to "spacehare"
2020-07-05 19:18 -0500 (Users) Story: PEST - An elegant PHP Testing Framework
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming php"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-04 18:39 -0500 pushcx Story: De-Escalating Social Media
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing but would probably be pretty useful in a comment in today's meta thread.
2020-07-04 16:46 -0500 pushcx Story: Poolside FM
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-07-04 13:43 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Proposal for moderation policies: no tone policing, no pretending systemic bias doesn't exist
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-07-04 10:54 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Proposal for moderation policies: no tone policing, no pretending systemic bias doesn't exist
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-07-04 06:50 -0500 (Users) User iwakura_lain
Action: changed own username from "uli" to "iwakura_lain"
2020-07-04 00:39 -0500 (Users) User cpuserf
Action: changed own username from "codeigami" to "cpuserf"
2020-07-01 12:13 -0500 pushcx Story: Pygooglenews – Python library for advanced Google News data mining
Action: changed description from "So, my first post on lobste.rs\r\n\r\nI was \"reverse engineering\" Google News RSS. \r\n\r\nThi Python package is a result of my work." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>So, my first post on lobste.rs</p>\n<p>I was “reverse engineering” Google News RSS.</p>\n<p>Thi Python package is a result of my work.</p>\n" to "", changed tags from "python" to "python show"
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2020-07-01 11:42 -0500 (Users) Story: Debugging an evil Go runtime bug (2017)
Action: changed title from "Debugging an evil Go runtime bug" to "Debugging an evil Go runtime bug (2017)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-01 07:51 -0500 (Users) Story: Business Card Neural Network
Action: changed title from "Card Network" to "Business Card Neural Network"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-07-01 07:20 -0500 (Users) User kevinc
Action: changed own username from "connerk" to "kevinc"
2020-06-30 18:23 -0500 pushcx Story: COVID: Putting the Puzzle Together
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-06-30 14:38 -0500 pushcx User mrr
Action: Banned
Reason: Troll.
2020-06-30 11:08 -0500 (Users) Story: The end of the Redis adventure
Action: changed tags from "databases" to "databases person"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-06-30 10:17 -0500 (Users) Story: The end of the Redis adventure
Action: changed title from "The end of the Redis adventure - <antirez>" to "The end of the Redis adventure"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-06-30 09:00 -0500 pushcx Story: How Did Vim Become So Popular
Action: changed tags from "vim programming" to "vim"
Reason: Removing redundant tag.
2020-06-30 07:52 -0500 pushcx Story: Hacker way to compare ec2 instances price
Action: changed description from "From time to time, I want a quick tool to help me compare EC2 instances price. https://ec2instances.info/ works great but it's somewhat slow and doesn't have a way to just `curl` from terminal.\r\nSo I develop this small tool which you can do thing like\r\n\r\n curl https://ec2.shop\r\n curl https://ec2.shop?region=us-west-2&filter=t2,m4" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>From time to time, I want a quick tool to help me compare EC2 instances price. <a href=\"https://ec2instances.info/\" rel=\"ugc\">https://ec2instances.info/</a> works great but it’s somewhat slow and doesn’t have a way to just <code>curl</code> from terminal.\nSo I develop this small tool which you can do thing like</p>\n<pre><code>curl https://ec2.shop\ncurl https://ec2.shop?region=us-west-2&amp;filter=t2,m4\n</code></pre>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2020-06-29 13:59 -0500 pushcx Story: Using Extension Methods in Flutter for the Provider Lookup
Action: changed title from "Using **Extension Methods** in **Flutter** for the **Provider** Lookup · zaiste.net" to "Using Extension Methods in Flutter for the Provider Lookup"
Reason: Removing site name and markdown.