Re: Mailing List Rules

From: Ole Gjerde (
Date: 06/27/96

On Thu, 27 Jun 1996, Eduardo Gutierrez de Oliveira wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Jun 1996, Jack Wilson wrote:
> > Definitely.  I suspect a lot of the irritation that has come from imps
> > is the result of people asking questions that clearly indicate they
> > don't understand C.
> This is ridiculous (not flaming here, just commenting), this list is here 
> for mud administrator (if I am wrong let me know), not just coders, that 
> means that someone without any kind of C knowledge at all could post a 
> question regarding obj, wld, shp, mob or zon files and would be 
> completely ON-TOPIC (just as the earlier question about Elven Woods), I 

I think you misunderstood him.  He meant people asking questions about C 
and coding, without knowing anything about C.  Of course, this list is 
also for lib questions.  No doubt about that.

> I agreee that coding is the best way to modify a Mud, but it should be 
> noted that it is not the only way, and if this is a C-on-circlemud list 
> only I'd like to know it.

Coding is the only way to modify it in any extensive way. :)

Ole Gjerde
Studying Computer Science at North Dakota State University
"Unix _IS_ user friendly... It's just selective about who its friends are."
                                                  -- Unknown/Nem Schlecht

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