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Re: Excerpts From the DPReview Moderator Handbook
In reply to Detail Man, 10 months ago

Detail Man wrote:

Simon Joinson wrote:

[...]

Not allowed: These are the kind of posts you should delete and potentially take action against the poster:

[...]

  • Thread stuffing
    Trying to close out a conversation by posting empty messages until the count hits 150

One probably should add the following:

"Note that the thread stuffing offence is only frowned upon if committed by hoi polloi. As a moderator you are free to dispose of your thread-locking powers to achieve the same result in a more elegant manner whenever you see fit. Throw in a justification like "thread devolved into pointless bickering" or "nothing more useful to be gained by this thread" and everything should be fine."

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