Re: #scheme IRC channel update Wolfgang Corcoran-Mathe 26 May 2021 21:49 UTC

On 2021-05-26 22:14 +0300, elf wrote:
> that said, as i stated on #chicken, i think it's generally a bad
> idea to switch providers in the middle of a dramafest with neither
> side being exactly reliable or provably honest.  it's a little too
> late now, but in the future, if there's this kind of nonsense, i would
> rather wait for the drama to die down and the dust to settle before
> making community-wide decisions in the heat of the moment.

I agree; as I wrote, I'm unhappy with how abrupt this all is.  Alas,
the idea was initially to avoid such a split by maintaining channels
on both networks and waiting for the dust to settle before making any
committments.  Even mentioning the Libera channel in the topic on
Freenode was apparently enough to get the channel seized without
warning, unfortunately.

Wolfgang Corcoran-Mathe  <>

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