moderating Re: Artur (by way of O. Gérard) Help Needed for factorization

Tanya Khovanova mathoflove-seqfan at
Sat Nov 22 15:41:18 CET 2008

Do people being moderated know that they are moderated?
When you rewrite posts, do the authors know and agree with your

--- Olivier Gerard <olivier.gerard at> wrote:

> Just to explain some of the rules on the seqfan mailing list:
> - all members are supposed to do their best in writing precisely,
> concisely and without mixing topics (if you want to start another
> discussion, just send another message with another title).
> - the fact that a newsgroup or a private correspondants accepts
> a mail does not imply that it will appear on seqfan.
> - if something is not going well for you with the list, just write
> me,
> especially if you are disappointed by my management or by
> some members.
> The principle of this list is that anyone is welcome, as long as
> s/he/it
> is aware of the varied membership and stays on topic.
> And for this specific remark:
> - some members of this list (currently five) are "moderated" by me.
> Either they are frequent offenders of basic netiquette rules, post
> too much,
> too quickly, or are offended too easily by casual arguments, etc.
> This way they can receive mails, send some posts but not
> monopolize the list, and in a few cases, learn self-moderation
> so that I don't have to devote so much time to it.
> I sometimes block their posts or rewrite them
> to make them understandable.  It introduces some delay in their
> contribution but it is a lesser inconvenience to all members.
> The post I just quote was sent unedited.
> - And for the record, no specific message telling about the
> resolution of Artur's factorization effort by Artur himself or
> by correspondants outside of seqfan has been blocked.
> Olivier GERARD
> seqfan list administrator
> On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 18:55, Artur <grafix at> wrote:
> >
> > I'm apologize that I don't informed earlier that I have complete
> > factorozation (and seqfans will be not loosing computer time) but
> Oliver
> > Gerard usualy treated these messages as my "advertisemnt" and don't
> > permit on resend to seqfans and other horrors with communication
> with
> > other seqfans occured.
> >
> > Is chance that I will do also factorization
> 2^(EulerPhi[3^8]-1)/3^8) soon.
> >
> > Best wishes
> > Artur
> >
> >
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