Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2018-08-24 07:55 -0500 pushcx User Nirav17
Action: Banned
Reason: Banning spammer attempting to re-establish (was formerly niravseo).
2018-08-24 03:44 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Alynpost is now a moderator
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-08-23 15:56 -0500 pushcx Story: Commons Clause isn't that bad
Action: merged into gsw30p (Commons Clause: New Redis Labs license)
Reason: As you noted in the description, yeah, it would've been better to just link this from a comment.
2018-08-23 15:50 -0500 (Users) User liftM
Action: changed own username from "liftm" to "liftM"
2018-08-23 06:24 -0500 (Users) Story: Intel Publishes Microcode Security Patches, No Benchmarking Or Comparison Allowed
Action: changed title from "Intel Publishes Microcode Security Patches, No Benchmarking Or Comparison Allowed! – Bruce Perens" to "Intel Publishes Microcode Security Patches, No Benchmarking Or Comparison Allowed"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-22 19:05 -0500 alynpost User evhan
Action: Granted hat "CHICKEN developer" (http://wiki.call-cc.org/maintainers)
2018-08-22 14:25 -0500 pushcx User alynpost
Action: Granted hat "Sysop" (alanpost@c0redump.org)
2018-08-22 13:54 -0500 pushcx Story: Proton, a modified version of WINE for playing Windows games on Linux by Valve
Action: merged into fmb6w5 (Introducing a new version of Steam Play)
Reason: Merging into official announcement.
2018-08-22 12:55 -0500 (Users) Story: CVE-2018-1000657 - Arbitrary code execution in a core Rust library
Action: changed tags from "rust" to "rust security"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-22 08:16 -0500 pushcx Story: The Commons Clause will destroy open source
Action: merged into gsw30p (Commons Clause: New Redis Labs license)
Reason: Merging hot take into primary source.
2018-08-21 21:21 -0500 pushcx Story: Fewer startups, more indies
Action: deleted story
Reason: This article about business trends is off-topic, but it'd fit right in at Barncles.
2018-08-21 08:44 -0500 pushcx Story: Ruby's Bitwise Operators
Action: changed title from "RUBY Bitwise Operators" to "Ruby's Bitwise Operators"
Reason: "Ruby" is not an acronym.
2018-08-20 19:25 -0500 (Users) User zjg
Action: changed own username from "zgotts" to "zjg"
2018-08-20 10:17 -0500 pushcx User oshogbo
Action: Granted hat "FreeBSD Developer" (oshogbo@FreeBSD.org)
2018-08-20 08:08 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on What’s your release process like?
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-08-20 07:26 -0500 pushcx Comment by 355E3B on Passing the torch
Action: Corrected "pgrmr" to "prgmr"
Reason: Fixing typo in historically significant post.
2018-08-20 01:51 -0500 (Users) Story: You need a task scheduler and runner. What do you use and why?
Action: changed tags from "devops practices" to "devops practices ask"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-18 04:42 -0500 (Users) User so_it_goes
Action: changed own username from "pietvanzoen" to "so_it_goes"
2018-08-17 23:09 -0500 pushcx Story: Keep Betting on JavaScript
Action: changed tags from "video programming" to "video javascript"
Reason: Oh, and tagging language.
2018-08-17 23:07 -0500 pushcx Story: Keep Betting on JavaScript
Action: changed title from "Keep Betting on JavaScript by Kyle Simpson [Video]" to "Keep Betting on JavaScript"
Reason: Removing speaker name and redundant video tag.
2018-08-16 23:20 -0500 (Users) User UntangledQubit
Action: changed own username from "NonchalantTurtle" to "UntangledQubit"
2018-08-16 15:06 -0500 pushcx Story: Computing, Climate Change, and All Our Relationships
Action: changed description from "#politics" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>#politics</p>\n" to ""
Reason: The description field is not for summarizing the article or editorializing.
2018-08-16 15:04 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Computing, Climate Change, and All Our Relationships
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-08-16 14:56 -0500 (Users) Story: EXAPUNKS - new programming game from Zachtronics
Action: changed tags from "assembly games" to "assembly games release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-16 09:45 -0500 (Users) User santigepigon
Action: changed own username from "santi" to "santigepigon"
2018-08-16 09:45 -0500 (Users) User santigepigon
Action: changed own username from "sg" to "santi"
2018-08-16 09:44 -0500 (Users) User santigepigon
Action: changed own username from "santigepigon" to "sg"
2018-08-16 01:35 -0500 (Users) User nhn
Action: changed own username from "nicolashahn" to "nhn"
2018-08-16 00:39 -0500 (Users) Story: Safe Clearing of Private Data
Action: changed tags from "c compilers" to "compilers c++"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-15 02:43 -0500 (Users) User fjg
Action: changed own username from "FJG" to "fjg"
2018-08-14 13:46 -0500 (Users) User liftM
Action: changed own username from "ilikebits" to "liftm"
2018-08-14 13:40 -0500 (Users) User sbr
Action: changed own username from "Sbr" to "sbr"
2018-08-14 06:39 -0500 pushcx Comment by data_hope on The Tragedy of systemd
Action: Hand-edited in the Rails console to fix an exceptionally unfortunate typo in the word 'like' at author's request. (If it didn't have replies, I'd say just delete + repost.)
2018-08-14 06:35 -0500 pushcx Story: Programming in the Adult Entertainment Industry is Broken
Action: deleted story
Reason: This is 90% entirely about billing and other business practices that are off-topic and 10% a shallow gripe about integrating with a vendor library. I'd rather be the no-fun police for a minute removing a salacious story than the no-fun police all day trying to keep a thread somewhere near topicality.
2018-08-14 05:33 -0500 (Users) User synthkaf
Action: changed own username from "bitpushr" to "synthkaf"
2018-08-14 05:13 -0500 (Users) User minastirid
Action: changed own username from "muhammeddkilicc" to "minastirid"
2018-08-13 20:25 -0500 pushcx User alicef
Action: Granted hat "Gentoo kernel project leader" (https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Kernel)
2018-08-12 07:21 -0500 (Users) Story: Thoughts on Forth Programming
Action: changed title from "T h o u g h t s o n F o r t h P r o g r a m m i n g" to "Thoughts on Forth Programming"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-08-11 20:21 -0500 pushcx Story: Building this Website
Action: changed title from "Building this Website - Patrick Marchand" to "Building this Website"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2018-08-10 07:48 -0500 (Users) User tobis
Action: changed own username from "wkjeldsen" to "tobis"
2018-08-10 03:14 -0500 (Users) User deadlockgB
Action: changed own username from "deadlock" to "deadlockgB"
2018-08-09 17:18 -0500 pushcx Story: VIA C3 x86 backdoor allows ring 3 code to circumvent protections to read and write ring 0
Action: changed title from "x86 backdoor allows ring 3 code to circumvent protections to read and write ring 0" to "VIA C3 x86 backdoor allows ring 3 code to circumvent protections to read and write ring 0", changed tags from "security" to "security hardware"
Reason: Adding processor family to a heart-stopping headline and tagging `hardware`.
2018-08-09 14:26 -0500 pushcx Story: Path to EL1 in iOS 11
Action: changed title from "Black Hat: path to EL1 in iOS 11 - Ian Beer" to "Path to EL1 in iOS 11", changed tags from "security ios" to "security ios slides"
Reason: Please don't include event and speaker names in titles.
2018-08-09 14:08 -0500 pushcx User awreece
Action: Granted hat "Go Contributor" (https://golang.org/AUTHORS)
2018-08-09 09:14 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on What are you working on this week?
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-08-09 08:41 -0500 pushcx Story: What we did when we were 5 (An old story, worth re-telling)
Action: changed title from "What we did when we were 5 (An old story, worth re-telling) – Tech Lead Talks" to "What we did when we were 5 (An old story, worth re-telling)"
Reason: Please don't include blog titles in story titles.
2018-08-09 07:41 -0500 (Users) User Deluvi
Action: changed own username from "Bakina" to "Deluvi"
2018-08-09 04:16 -0500 (Users) User hashanp
Action: changed own username from "HashanP" to "hashanp"
2018-08-08 11:35 -0500 (Users) User zziqododzasi
Action: changed own username from "prail" to "zziqododzasi"
2018-08-08 09:05 -0500 pushcx User jmk
Action: Granted hat "Neovim Developer" (https://neovim.io/)