Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2019-11-30 13:26 -0600 pushcx Story: Is there a TLD that works as a .org replacement?
Action: merged into e2yfoi (Save .ORG)
Reason: Merging discussion into main story. Still hasn't been a week.
2019-11-29 15:12 -0600 pushcx Story: Using custom version of SQLite (LD_PRELOAD)
Action: changed title from "Using custom version of SQLite (LD_PRELOAD) – Relational pipes" to "Using custom version of SQLite (LD_PRELOAD)"
Reason: Please don't include blog names in titles.
2019-11-29 08:59 -0600 alynpost Story: Take action to save .org and prosecute those who sold out the internet
Action: merged into e2yfoi (Save .ORG)
Reason: Merge follow-up CTA in to original submission.
2019-11-28 15:56 -0600 (Users) Story: PHP 7.4 available
Action: changed tags from "php" to "php release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-28 13:15 -0600 (Users) Story: PHP 7.4 available
Action: changed title from "PHP 7.4 avalaible" to "PHP 7.4 available"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-27 16:51 -0600 (Users) User erikmcclure
Action: changed own username from "blackhole" to "erikmcclure"
2019-11-27 15:18 -0600 (Users) Story: Everything I know about Kubernetes I learned from a cluster of Raspberry Pis
Action: changed title from "Everything I know about Kubernetes I learned from a cluster of Raspberry Pis | Jeff Geerling" to "Everything I know about Kubernetes I learned from a cluster of Raspberry Pis"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-27 13:59 -0600 pushcx Story: Job negotiation for programmers: the basic principles
Action: changed description from "Mostly focused on salary, but IP rights for open source comes up too." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Mostly focused on salary, but IP rights for open source comes up too.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize your content marketing.
2019-11-27 13:59 -0600 pushcx Story: Advent of Code 2019
Action: changed url from "https://lobste.rs/s/kr0tlh/advent_code_2018" to "https://adventofcode.com/2019"
Reason: Fixed link.
2019-11-27 02:53 -0600 (Users) Story: Emacs: The Editor for the Next Forty Years
Action: changed tags from "emacs" to "emacs video"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-26 13:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Preload, prefetch and other <link> tags: what they do and when to use them
Action: changed title from "Preload, prefetch and other <link> tags: what they do and when to use them · PerfPerfPerf" to "Preload, prefetch and other <link> tags: what they do and when to use them", changed tags from "web" to "web performance"
Reason: Tag, blog title.
2019-11-26 09:55 -0600 pushcx Story: The NSA's regional Cryptologic Centers [may contain classified material]
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2019-11-26 09:28 -0600 (Users) Story: Programmers are humans too
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming slides"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-26 00:03 -0600 (Users) Story: Devuan ASCII 2.1 point release
Action: changed tags from "release osdev" to "release osdev linux"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-25 20:07 -0600 pushcx User kivikakk
Action: Doffed hat "GitHub Developer": User reports no longer being a GitHub employee
2019-11-25 19:27 -0600 (Users) Story: Neat Rust Tricks: Passing Rust Closures to C
Action: changed title from "Neat Rust Tricks: Passing Rust Closures to C • Sean Griffin" to "Neat Rust Tricks: Passing Rust Closures to C"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-25 08:47 -0600 pushcx Story: Winston: Take Back Control of Your Online Privacy
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2019-11-24 17:24 -0600 pushcx Story: Today I discovered /dev/full. Let's talk about more not well-know Linux features
Action: changed description from "Today I learned about /dev/full, the always full device. What other not well-known Linux/UNIX curiosities do you know about?" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Today I learned about /dev/full, the always full device. What other not well-known Linux/UNIX curiosities do you know about?</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text for writing comments.
2019-11-24 09:55 -0600 pushcx Story: Online Overload – It’s Worse Than You Thought (2015)
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2019-11-24 09:39 -0600 pushcx Story: The Utah Statement: Reviving Antimonopoly Traditions for the Era of Big Tech
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2019-11-23 12:06 -0600 pushcx Story: Advent of Code: Behind the Scenes
Action: changed title from "Eric Wastl - Advent of Code: Behind the Scenes - Leetspeak 2019" to "Advent of Code: Behind the Scenes"
Reason: Removing event and speaker name.
2019-11-22 19:18 -0600 pushcx Story: Jeffrey Paul: Your Money Isn't Yours
Action: deleted story
Reason: Rant is not about computing.
2019-11-22 01:55 -0600 (Users) Story: What PC do you use ? Did you build it or buy an off the market PC ?
Action: changed tags from "hardware practices" to "hardware practices ask"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-22 01:19 -0600 (Users) Story: So you told me you want to run Windows on a Calculator
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "windows"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-21 15:08 -0600 pushcx Story: Micro-targeted advertising may be on the way out
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business analysis.
2019-11-21 09:11 -0600 (Users) Story: Racket v7.5
Action: changed tags from "lisp" to "lisp release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-21 06:31 -0600 (Users) User quark-gluon-plasma
Action: changed own username from "readline" to "quark-gluon-plasma"
2019-11-20 19:04 -0600 (Users) Story: Emacs: Fury Road
Action: changed tags from "hardware emacs" to "hardware emacs satire"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-20 18:12 -0600 (Users) Story: Neovim and the state of text editor art in 2019
Action: changed tags from "pdf vim" to "pdf vim slides"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-20 08:28 -0600 pushcx Story: Code Pages, Character Encoding, Unicode, UTF-8 and the BOM
Action: changed title from "Computer things they didn't teach you in school #2 - Code Pages, Character Encoding, Unicode, UTF-8 and the BOM - Scott Hanselman" to "Code Pages, Character Encoding, Unicode, UTF-8 and the BOM"
Reason: Removing author and series.
2019-11-20 06:36 -0600 (Users) Story: Code Pages, Character Encoding, Unicode, UTF-8 and the BOM
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming video"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-19 23:45 -0600 (Users) Story: Is it worth using `make`?
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming c++"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-19 09:22 -0600 pushcx Story: The 40% keyboard
Action: changed title from "The 40% keyboard – TBF R&D" to "The 40% keyboard", changed description from "Many computer enthusiasts swear by using 40% or 60% keyboard designs. I.E keyboards with only 40-60% as many keys as a regular one. There is a thriving community of hobbyists online that make their own experiments with these devices. Whereas they in this shape probably won't see much usage outside a very select group, there are interesting conclusions that can be drawn from the concept!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Many computer enthusiasts swear by using 40% or 60% keyboard designs. I.E keyboards with only 40-60% as many keys as a regular one. There is a thriving community of hobbyists online that make their own experiments with these devices. Whereas they in this shape probably won’t see much usage outside a very select group, there are interesting conclusions that can be drawn from the concept!</p>\n" to ""
Reason: OK, fixing title and desc for real.
2019-11-19 09:22 -0600 pushcx Story: The 40% keyboard
Action: undeleted story
2019-11-19 09:21 -0600 pushcx Story: The 40% keyboard
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing site name and hype in story text. Tone it way down and participate in ways that aren't self-promotion, please.
2019-11-19 01:44 -0600 (Users) Story: Proving conspiracy theorists wrong about network operator data miscalculation
Action: changed title from "Prooving conspiracy theorists wrong about network operator data miscalculation" to "Proving conspiracy theorists wrong about network operator data miscalculation"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-16 14:18 -0600 pushcx Story: Jupyter on your phone (or anywhere, really)
Action: changed title from "Jupyter on your phone (or anywhere, really) - Khan's Eye View" to "Jupyter on your phone (or anywhere, really)", changed tags from "python programming" to "python"
Reason: Please don't include blog names in titles.
2019-11-16 08:32 -0600 pushcx Story: NUVIA Raises $53 Million to Reimagine Silicon Design for the Data Center
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2019-11-15 13:32 -0600 pushcx Story: Why Some People Get Sick From the Flu Shot
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing. (And story text is not for summarizing.)
2019-11-15 05:10 -0600 (Users) Story: Ditching Event Platforms for the IndieWeb
Action: changed title from "Ditching Event Platforms for the IndieWeb ·" to "Ditching Event Platforms for the IndieWeb"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-14 15:06 -0600 pushcx Story: TSX turned off outright as the default for TAA-affected Intel CPUs on Linux
Action: merged into q5kvbm (Deep Dive: Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) Asynchronous Abort)
Reason: Merging dupes.
2019-11-14 15:06 -0600 pushcx Story: Intel disables hardware lock elision on all current CPUs in microcode
Action: merged into q5kvbm (Deep Dive: Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) Asynchronous Abort)
Reason: Merging dupes.
2019-11-14 15:06 -0600 pushcx Story: Exploiting Intel’s Management Engine – Part 1: Understanding PT’s TXE PoC
Action: merged into q5kvbm (Deep Dive: Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX) Asynchronous Abort)
Reason: Merging dupes.
2019-11-14 12:56 -0600 (Users) User ellahska
Action: changed own username from "komoreba" to "ellahska"
2019-11-14 10:25 -0600 (Users) User mz
Action: changed own username from "flux" to "mz"
2019-11-14 09:59 -0600 (Users) Story: YouTube 2005 Modernized
Action: changed tags from "web css" to "web css show"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-11-14 09:21 -0600 pushcx User Nowaker
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing softwaremill.com spammers and voting ring.
2019-11-14 09:20 -0600 pushcx User wozmir
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing softwaremill.com spammers and voting ring.
2019-11-14 09:19 -0600 pushcx User tom-d
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing softwaremill.com spammers and voting ring.
2019-11-14 09:18 -0600 pushcx User dmydlarz
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing softwaremill.com spammers and voting ring.