[tz] Pulling the data apart ...

David Patte ₯ dpatte at relativedata.com
Mon Sep 16 19:53:31 UTC 2013

Was Tobias rebanned? Did I miss something?

On 2013-09-16 15:34, Russ Allbery wrote:
> If people would like to argue with Tobias Conradi on his separate tzdb
> mailing list or reply to his private replies to people on this list, well,
> I suppose everyone needs a hobby.  But could people please not cc
> tz at iana.org on all of these discussions with him?
> For those who may not be aware of the history here, he was banned from the
> mailing list after an extended period of refusing to ever let anyone have
> the last word about anything ever (which then descended into other
> ugliness).  None of his messages are accepted by the list.  However, he
> continues to send private replies to people with the list cc'd so that, if
> that person sends a wide reply, both their message and his message
> (quoted) go back to the list.  This has the effect of letting him bypass
> the mailing list ban.
> I don't think anyone else was confused about the meaning of "separator,"
> or needed multiple email messages to clarify it.


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