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New moderator and "promotion"

Postby Dhruv » Mon Sep 18, 2006 6:42 pm

Hi all,

I am pleased to announce that jaydeep has now been added to the moderator team.  Also SKS has now been added to the global moderators.

Cheers,

Dhruv

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby gbelday » Mon Sep 18, 2006 7:13 pm

Congrats guys!!  Be easy on us :)

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby suresh » Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:40 am

Dhruv,
I strongly approve of both choices.
Suresh

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby BSharma » Tue Sep 19, 2006 2:43 pm

Congratulations Samarth and Jaydeep.  I was not able to log in yesterday for unknown reason to express my happiness.

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby S_K_S » Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:45 pm

Thanks Dhruv and thanks for all the nice messages from everyone.

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby puneets » Tue Sep 19, 2006 4:47 pm

Please send the mithai soon.

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby jayakris » Wed Sep 20, 2006 12:32 am

Excellent decisions, Dhruv.  Welcome to the new duties, Jaydeep and S_K_S .. More goofing off possible for me in Korea now :)

Jay

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby sameerph » Wed Sep 20, 2006 4:07 am

Congrats Jaydeep & Samrath for the new assignments.

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Re: New moderator and "promotion"

Postby jaydeep » Wed Sep 20, 2006 5:07 am

Thanks Dhruv and great to know that all members r happy about these new recruitments .. ;)

Again thank u to all of u.

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Re: New moderator and

Postby PKBasu » Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:46 am

Can Dhruv or another moderator look into this guy called "vista". He copies and pastes other's posts with no new information, but his posts contain two advertisements for sites (which I haven't checked out, but I fear have some bugs attached).

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Re: New moderator and

Postby Omkara » Tue Feb 17, 2009 6:18 am

Now that basu ji has pointed it to us, I want to take up this issue with everyone.

Having a website as a signature and probably few links on news is ok. But there have been instances where people have put links to sell something, some new forum etc....

How do we deal with such things... even if they are not harmful.

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Re: New moderator and

Postby jayakris » Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:33 pm

We remove posts trying to sell stuff, as soon as we see it. You may have seen some posts before we got around to deleting though. One or two links in a signature is OK, if those are accepable links, I guess. Judgment call. We will look for vista's posts.

Jay

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Re: New moderator and

Postby PKBasu » Fri Feb 20, 2009 4:39 am

Jay, if you go to the Australian Open tennis tournament thread, there's a new posting dated February 16th from vista. It is simply a verbatim cut-and-paste of an earlier post in the same thread by me. I think I have seen one other post by him with a similar verbatim paste from someone else's post. He is not adding value to the forum, but is simply advertising something.

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Re: New moderator and

Postby PKBasu » Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:04 pm

On the golf forum, he has done the same thing. And is advertizing silicone breast implants...

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Re: New moderator and

Postby Peter » Fri Feb 20, 2009 11:20 pm

There has been a rash of spam lately. All of them (with different user-id's) have similar imprints, leading me to conclude that it is just one person.

i have reported on quite a few messages lately. Wondering if anything got done. Kick the bum out! Thanks..


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