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On 06/16/10 21:31, Jeroen Roovers wrote:
> 1) that there are probably some good examples of the bad tone that sping
> referred to, perhaps in the devrel/userrel domain and therefore not
> initially public, and that unless those projects fail (to uphold the
> CoC), we should probably not be talking about it on a public mailing
from demanding a friendly tone on other mailing lists myself and the
private "thank you, I was afraid this was accepted around here" replies
after I prefer to keep tone discussions in the open as far as possible.
Our user base wouldn't know we care about tone if we discussed it in
On the conflict resolution I would go as far as stating that DevRel
currently fails at that. I'll start a new thread on that.
> 2) that "tone" is unavoidably a subjective matter, which is precisely
> the reason that some in our community choose consciously to be concise,
> informative and dispassionate, while you might infer that this results
> in curt, graceless and unaffectionate communication, or "bad tone" in
I agree that's though to do well.