[Imc-nh-editorial] bounty hunting in the elsewhere section
rcwolff at CISUNIX.UNH.EDU
Mon Aug 15 07:19:02 PDT 2005
Agreed. I say delete it, and the sooner the better. This is a little
When I get a chance, I'll investigate further using the Indymedia Network
feed in place of the elsewhere newswire. It's definately possible, it'll
just take some time.
On Sun, 14 Aug 2005, Nick Copanas wrote:
> I recommend we remove this from the newswire.
> Also, as I have said before, I think we need to change the elsewhere section
> of the newswire or get rid of it. Ideally, elsewhere would allow local
> people and regular site users to post commentary about the wider world.
> However it has become a site for what are effectively spam articles clogging
> the newswires on a dozen or more other IMC's. I suspect, too, that many of
> these are posted automatically, via a script. I think we either need to
> target these posts by requiring that elsewhere posts already carried widely
> on the indymedia network should be deleted to make room for NHIMC users, or
> we should get rid of elsewhere and replace it, as Rob suggests, with
> Indymedia features.
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