Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2021-05-05 13:26 -0500 pushcx Story: NFTs: Some Thoughts About
Action: deleted story
Reason: Cryptocurrency scams are off-topic.
2021-05-05 07:09 -0500 pushcx Story: The Instagram ads Facebook won't show you
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business news is off topic.
2021-05-04 18:42 -0500 pushcx Story: How many competing primitives and protocols were there during the dot com bubble?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business trends are off-topic.
2021-05-04 08:24 -0500 (Users) Story: As Longtime BSD User I Have My Doubts About Our Future
Action: changed tags from "freebsd" to "freebsd rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-05-04 08:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Why Physics has Relevancy To Artificial Intelligence And Building AI Leadership Brain Trust?
Action: deleted story
Reason: An article that "targets board directors and CEO’s" is off topic.
2021-05-03 19:21 -0500 (Users) User mysticmode
Action: changed own username from "nlmara" to "mysticmode"
2021-05-03 18:20 -0500 pushcx Story: Leaking Secrets via Intel/AMD Micro-Op Caches
Action: merged into gjrjtn (UVA Engineering Computer Scientists Discover New Vulnerability Affecting Computers Globally)
Reason: Merging into same story.
2021-05-03 07:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Status - Private, Secure Communication
Action: deleted story
Reason: Cryptocurrency spam.
2021-05-03 05:30 -0500 (Users) Story: Unlearning toxic behaviors in a code review culture (2018)
Action: changed title from "Unlearning toxic behaviors in a code review culture" to "Unlearning toxic behaviors in a code review culture (2018)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-05-02 14:02 -0500 (Users) Story: C++ Constructors, Memory, and Lifetimes
Action: changed tags from "education c++" to "c++"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-05-02 10:00 -0500 (Users) User apk
Action: changed own username from "adamvonbaron" to "apk"
2021-05-02 07:48 -0500 pushcx Story: Mathematics Beyond Secrecy and Surveillance
Action: deleted story
Reason: Lobsters is not the torch and pitchfork outlet store.
2021-05-02 07:45 -0500 pushcx Story: How much traffic comes from the front page of Hacker News?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Marketing is off-topic.
2021-05-01 14:39 -0500 (Users) Story: The Aesthetics of Multicoding Esolangs
Action: changed tags from "culture art" to "culture art pdf"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-30 21:00 -0500 (Users) Story: OpenBSD 6.9
Action: changed tags from "openbsd" to "openbsd release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-30 16:23 -0500 (Users) Story: Machine Learning for Beginners: An Introduction to Neural Networks
Action: changed title from "Machine Learning for Beginners: An Introduction to Neural Networks - victorzhou.com" to "Machine Learning for Beginners: An Introduction to Neural Networks"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-30 10:56 -0500 pushcx Story: fixed vulnerabilities were once created
Action: changed description from "I'd like to call particular attention to this graph: https://daniel.haxx.se/blog/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Screenshot_2021-04-30-curl-Project-status-dashboard.png" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I’d like to call particular attention to this graph: <a href=\"https://daniel.haxx.se/blog/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Screenshot_2021-04-30-curl-Project-status-dashboard.png\" rel=\"ugc\">https://daniel.haxx.se/blog/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Screenshot_2021-04-30-curl-Project-status-dashboard.png</a></p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to write comments.
2021-04-29 12:46 -0500 pushcx Story: A brief history of Rust at Facebook
Action: merged into dx90cn (Facebook Joins the Rust Foundation)
Reason: Merging into same story.
2021-04-29 09:31 -0500 pushcx Story: On UML
Action: merged into aoolwb (Has UML died without anyone noticing?)
Reason: Merging response.
2021-04-29 07:45 -0500 (Users) Story: An Interview With Linus Torvalds: Linux and Git 30 Years Of Linux
Action: changed tags from "linux historical" to "linux historical person"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-28 22:53 -0500 pushcx Story: How I found a new contract gig
Action: deleted story
Reason: Entrepreneurship is off topic.
2021-04-28 17:36 -0500 pushcx Story: "Full disclosure" from the University of Minnesota
Action: merged into 9miojb (“hypocrite commits” apology letter)
Reason: Merging news into this week's story.
2021-04-28 12:23 -0500 pushcx Story: When Bitcoin Top?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Cryptocurrency evangelism is not on topic here.
2021-04-28 08:45 -0500 pushcx User gordalina
Action: Banned
Reason: Many attempts to spam blocked by the "unseen domain" restriction.
2021-04-28 08:45 -0500 pushcx Story: Spine automatically imports data from DBs or tools in Google Sheets
Action: deleted story
Reason: Spam.
2021-04-28 07:04 -0500 pushcx Story: What is it like to interview for a DevOps or Linux Sys Admin Roles
Action: deleted story
Reason: Job search stuff will do better at r/cscareerquestions.
2021-04-27 20:24 -0500 (Users) User Sheeley
Action: changed own username from "Johnny" to "Sheeley"
2021-04-27 17:42 -0500 pushcx Story: 3D Printed House from Local Soil
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2021-04-27 16:03 -0500 (Users) Story: Statistical Modeling: The Two Cultures (2001)
Action: changed title from "Statistical Modeling: The Two Cultures" to "Statistical Modeling: The Two Cultures (2001)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-27 14:41 -0500 (Users) User stefanvanburen
Action: changed own username from "svbn" to "stefanvanburen"
2021-04-27 14:26 -0500 pushcx Story: Why UML "Really" Died
Action: changed description from "Followup to https://lobste.rs/s/aoolwb/has_uml_died_without_anyone_noticing, feel free to fold into that." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Followup to <a href=\"https://lobste.rs/s/aoolwb/has_uml_died_without_anyone_noticing\" rel=\"ugc\">https://lobste.rs/s/aoolwb/has_uml_died_without_anyone_noticing</a>, feel free to fold into that.</p>\n" to "", merged into aoolwb (Has UML died without anyone noticing?)
Reason: Merging response.
2021-04-27 14:17 -0500 pushcx User jdegoes
Action: Banned
Reason: Invited pshirshov to create /u/protoforce for spam.
2021-04-27 14:17 -0500 pushcx User kai_nyasha
Action: Banned
Reason: Alt/coworker of spmmer /u/protoforce
2021-04-27 14:16 -0500 pushcx User pshirshov
Action: Banned
Reason: Alt of spammer /u/protoforce
2021-04-27 11:49 -0500 pushcx Story: Logeracy
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to programming.
2021-04-27 10:27 -0500 pushcx Comment by soc on If you could re-design Rust from scratch today, what would you change?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Same as previous.
2021-04-27 10:27 -0500 pushcx Comment by soc on If you could re-design Rust from scratch today, what would you change?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Seriously, stop posting in this thread. Take a break and lose the tedious scorn.
2021-04-27 10:26 -0500 pushcx Comment by soc on If you could re-design Rust from scratch today, what would you change?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Stop posting in this thread.
2021-04-27 10:07 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on If you could re-design Rust from scratch today, what would you change?
Action: used Sysop hat
2021-04-27 09:57 -0500 pushcx Story: secure.py - add security headers for Python web frameworks
Action: changed description from "secure.py is a lightweight package that adds optional security headers for Python web frameworks." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>secure.py is a lightweight package that adds optional security headers for Python web frameworks.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2021-04-27 05:54 -0500 pushcx Story: Computer Software (1984)
Action: changed title from "Computer Software, Alan Kay (1984) [pdf]" to "Computer Software (1984)"
Reason: Titles shouldn't include authors or tags.
2021-04-26 19:06 -0500 (Users) Story: Red & blue functions are actually a good thing
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming rust"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-04-26 17:16 -0500 pushcx Story: What contributions has code golf made to the fields of math or computer science?
Action: changed description from "Original title was \"What contributions has PPCG made to the fields of math or computer science?\", changed to what PPCG stands for." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Original title was “What contributions has PPCG made to the fields of math or computer science?”, changed to what PPCG stands for.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: You don't need to explain a minor title improvement.
2021-04-26 13:47 -0500 pushcx Story: Migrating to floatarray: experience report
Action: changed title from "[OCaml] Migrating to floatarray: experience report" to "Migrating to floatarray: experience report"
Reason: You don't need to add the languge to the title.
2021-04-26 13:23 -0500 pushcx Story: Italian DPA launches a contest calling for creative ideas from all quarters
Action: changed description from "The Italian Data Protection Authority (DPA) appears to have issued some kind of contest for privacy icons. Maybe someone here feels interested." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>The Italian Data Protection Authority (DPA) appears to have issued some kind of contest for privacy icons. Maybe someone here feels interested.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2021-04-26 11:18 -0500 pushcx Story: Crypto miners are killing free CI
Action: merged into xzg5vx (GitHub Actions update: Helping maintainers combat bad actors)
Reason: Merging respones to news.
2021-04-26 11:17 -0500 pushcx Comment by hanno on Crypto miners are killing free CI
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Meta response to troll.
2021-04-26 11:17 -0500 pushcx Comment by jbattin on Crypto miners are killing free CI
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Off-topic economics thread in response to troll.
2021-04-26 11:16 -0500 pushcx Comment by technomancy on Crypto miners are killing free CI
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Off-topic economics thread in response to troll.
2021-04-26 11:16 -0500 pushcx Comment by enobayram on Crypto miners are killing free CI
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Off-topic economics thread in response to troll.