Moderation Log


Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User/Tag/Category, Action, Reason
2022-12-06 22:04 -0600 pushcx Story: Napkin Ideas on What to Expect Post ChatGPT
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business analysis is off-topic.
2022-12-06 15:44 -0600 pushcx Story: Blockchain is dead—Long Life Web5: The EFFEKTIO white paper
Action: deleted story
Reason: Cryptocurrency scams are off-topic.
2022-12-06 10:39 -0600 pushcx Story: 6 ways you can contribute to open knowledge right now
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-12-06 10:38 -0600 pushcx Story: Newcomers - GNOME Wiki
Action: changed description from "The Newcomers Guide is for developers who want to participate in coding GNOME’s apps. Contributing to GNOME is a four-step process." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>The Newcomers Guide is for developers who want to participate in coding GNOME’s apps. Contributing to GNOME is a four-step process.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2022-12-06 10:38 -0600 pushcx Story: FreeBSD 12.4-RELEASE Announcement
Action: merged into spydsj (FreeBSD 12.4-RELEASE Now Available)
Reason: Dupe.
2022-12-06 02:41 -0600 (Users) User jtolio
Action: changed own username from "jtolds" to "jtolio"
2022-12-05 09:14 -0600 pushcx Story: Leaving Canonical, again
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-12-05 06:52 -0600 (Users) Story: Show HN: Automatically generate commit messages using ChatGPT
Action: changed tags from "ai" to "ai show"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-12-03 18:13 -0600 pushcx Story: Racket meet-up Saturday 3 December at 18:00 UTC :racket
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing dupe.
2022-12-03 08:56 -0600 pushcx Story: Peer-Programming a Buggy World with ChatGPT AI
Action: merged into fhccfk (I tried ChatGPT from OpenAI and my mind was blown)
Reason: Merging into yesterday's article on same topic.
2022-12-03 08:56 -0600 pushcx Story: ChatGPT corrects itself when you tell it off
Action: merged into ipm2ls (Peer-Programming a Buggy World with ChatGPT AI)
Reason: Merging into yesterday's article on same topic.
2022-12-02 00:49 -0600 (Users) Story: Extism: make all software programmable
Action: changed title from "Extism: make all software programmable |" to "Extism: make all software programmable"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-12-02 00:48 -0600 (Users) Story: Tutorial: `forall` in Haskell
Action: changed title from "Tutorial: `forall` in Haskell | Wasp" to "Tutorial: `forall` in Haskell"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-12-01 17:43 -0600 (Users) Story: Simple Go link shortener for Tailscale
Action: changed tags from "go" to "web"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-12-01 10:39 -0600 pushcx Story: Owning your content on the web should not require extensive technical knowledge
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-11-30 09:00 -0600 (Users) User ceph
Action: changed own username from "cepheus" to "ceph"
2022-11-29 16:28 -0600 pushcx Story: Recommendation Algorithms from a User's Perspective
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-11-29 13:12 -0600 (Users) Story: Pointer compression in Oilpan
Action: changed title from "Pointer compression in Oilpan · V8" to "Pointer compression in Oilpan"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-28 16:12 -0600 pushcx Story: Pushing Boundaries with Roc
Action: changed title from "Richard Feldman, \"Pushing Boundaries with Roc\"" to "Pushing Boundaries with Roc"
Reason: Please don't include speaker names in titles.
2022-11-28 09:13 -0600 pushcx Story: The Lost Elegance of Computation
Action: changed title from "Type Theory Forall - #17 The Lost Elegance of Computation" to "The Lost Elegance of Computation", changed description from "This is a fascinating discussion (recorded back in May) with Conal Elliott. Of particular interest is his view (starting at around 11 minutes) on the two impulses of programming. The fist being that it's fun to get machines to do our bidding (but he argues this isn't a very deep experience). The 2nd impulse is that we want to understand the universe, and programs should be a search for truth (I'm paraphrasing badly). I'd be interested to hear what everyone thinks." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>This is a fascinating discussion (recorded back in May) with Conal Elliott. Of particular interest is his view (starting at around 11 minutes) on the two impulses of programming. The fist being that it’s fun to get machines to do our bidding (but he argues this isn’t a very deep experience). The 2nd impulse is that we want to understand the universe, and programs should be a search for truth (I’m paraphrasing badly). I’d be interested to hear what everyone thinks.</p>\n" to "", changed tags from "compsci programming" to "compsci programming audio"
Reason: Fixing title and tags. Please don't use the story text to write comments.
2022-11-27 04:18 -0600 (Users) Story: [Pure C] Clang is better than GCC
Action: changed tags from "compilers" to "compilers c"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-26 06:32 -0600 (Users) Story: The Origins of Python
Action: changed title from "The Origins of Python | Lambert Meertens" to "The Origins of Python"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-26 01:11 -0600 (Users) Story: Greg Kroah-Hartman on Linux's development cycle and testing (2008)
Action: changed title from "Greg Korah Hartman on Linux's development cycle and testing (2008)" to "Greg Kroah-Hartman on Linux's development cycle and testing (2008)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-25 09:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Takahē 0.3.0
Action: changed title from "Takahē 0.3.0 - Aeracode" to "Takahē 0.3.0", merged into qingh6 (An efficient ActivityPub Server, for small installs with multiple domains)
Reason: Merging alternate link into earlier story.
2022-11-24 14:32 -0600 pushcx Story: TLS may not be what you think it is
Action: deleted story
Reason: We have many people here with a deep understanding of what TLS is and how it works. Please about what it actually is rather than a vacuous link to a conspiracy theories.
2022-11-24 14:20 -0600 pushcx Story: Generating alerts from your log events
Action: deleted story
Reason: Don't submit random docs to advertise your project.
2022-11-24 14:20 -0600 pushcx Story: The Gem Foundation
Action: changed title from "Ryan Bigg - The Gem Foundation" to "The Gem Foundation"
Reason: Please don't include author names in story titles.
2022-11-23 20:34 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Out of curiosity, why is Lobste.rs using "noreferrer" on links?
Action: used Sysop hat
2022-11-23 20:30 -0600 pushcx Domain nebuly.ai
Action: Banned
Reason: Spamming users to get an invite to spam their startup.
2022-11-23 20:19 -0600 (Users) User 182818284
Action: changed own username from "pgayed" to "182818284"
2022-11-23 16:12 -0600 (Users) Story: Rivers Cuomo and Guido van Rossum
Action: changed title from "[Podcast] Rivers Cuomo and Guido van Rossum — Sing for Science" to "Rivers Cuomo and Guido van Rossum"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-23 06:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Thoughts on Mastodon
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-11-23 06:57 -0600 pushcx Story: Building a custom code search index in Go for searchcode.com
Action: changed title from "Building a custom code search index in Go for searchcode.com | Ben E. C. Boyter" to "Building a custom code search index in Go for searchcode.com"
Reason: Please don’t include site names in titles.
2022-11-23 06:57 -0600 pushcx Story: How to commit computer fraud - 70s style (1972)
Action: changed title from "How to commit COMPUTER FRAUD - 70s style | Tomorrow’s World (1972)" to "How to commit computer fraud - 70s style (1972)"
Reason: Cleaning up title.
2022-11-22 10:11 -0600 pushcx Story: RISC Zero : General-Purpose Verifiable Computing
Action: changed title from "RISC Zero : General-Purpose Verifiable Computing | RISC Zero" to "RISC Zero : General-Purpose Verifiable Computing"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2022-11-21 14:13 -0600 (Users) Story: kmem_guard_t
Action: changed tags from "security ios mac osdev" to "security ios"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-21 13:31 -0600 pushcx Story: Taming the fox
Action: changed title from "Taming the fox - Landry Breuil" to "Taming the fox"
Reason: Please don't include speaker names in titles.
2022-11-20 20:17 -0600 pushcx Story: Setup a Handshake full node with systemd
Action: deleted story
Reason: Cryptocurrency scams are off-topic.
2022-11-20 16:46 -0600 pushcx Story: Machines and Chaos
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-11-20 14:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Web3, the Metaverse, and the Lack of Useful Innovation
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business analysis is off-topic.
2022-11-19 23:58 -0600 pushcx Story: What are your favorite Mastodon technology/programming community servers
Action: changed title from "What are your favorite Mastadon technology/programming community servers" to "What are your favorite Mastodon technology/programming community servers", changed description from "Hello,\r\n\r\nI’m pretty new to mastadon as I’m trying to switch away from twitter so what are your favorite mastadon technology/programming community servers" to "Hello,\r\n\r\nI’m pretty new to mastodon as I’m trying to switch away from twitter so what are your favorite mastodon technology/programming community servers", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Hello,</p>\n<p>I’m pretty new to mastadon as I’m trying to switch away from twitter so what are your favorite mastadon technology/programming community servers</p>\n" to "<p>Hello,</p>\n<p>I’m pretty new to mastodon as I’m trying to switch away from twitter so what are your favorite mastodon technology/programming community servers</p>\n"
Reason: Typo.
2022-11-18 23:46 -0600 (Users) User yotes
Action: changed own username from "mulch" to "yotes"
2022-11-18 13:07 -0600 (Users) Story: Launchpad: All in one Kubernetes deployments
Action: changed tags from "go devops" to "devops release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-18 03:08 -0600 (Users) User gosha
Action: changed own username from "gueorgui" to "gosha"
2022-11-17 08:45 -0600 pushcx User madwebness
Action: Banned
Reason: Spammer.
2022-11-17 08:44 -0600 pushcx Story: Tell LOBSTER: Upwork's a scam. Can build a webapp for you, assemble team if needed. Complexity: ANY
Action: deleted story
Reason: Spam.
2022-11-17 06:53 -0600 (Users) Story: GitHub Copilot is Getting Sued
Action: changed tags from "ml ai" to "ai"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-16 09:46 -0600 (Users) User caleb_tn
Action: changed own username from "WA9ACE" to "caleb_tn"
2022-11-15 20:04 -0600 (Users) Story: Perl is Actually Portable
Action: changed title from "Perl is Actually Portable | Computoid" to "Perl is Actually Portable"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-11-15 12:13 -0600 (Users) User tg
Action: changed own username from "rub" to "tg"