[Dnsmasq-discuss] feature: dictionary order import of addn-hosts dirs?

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Tue Aug 10 21:16:35 UTC 2021


On 08/08/2021 15:05, Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant wrote:
> 
> 
>> On 8 Aug 2021, at 14:54, Ed W <lists at wildgooses.com> wrote:
>>
>>
>> Quoting from https://www.dictionary.com/browse/condescending
>>
>> "To be condescending is to interact with others in a way that implies that you’re superior to them.
>> It especially refers to when this is done in an arrogant or patronizing way"
>>
>> ..."Being condescending often involves not only what is said, but also how it’s said. A
>> condescending tone is often one that sounds like it’s directed at a child.”
> <snip>
>>
>>
>> I notice you like to offer snippy responses quite regularly on this mailing list. Can I recommend
>> you read a few articles such as:
>>
>>     https://compassionatecoding.com/blog/2016/8/25/tech-has-a-toxic-tone-problemlets-fix-it
>>
>>
>> I would remind you that I have generally been happy to pay for my feature requests. Please don't
>> feel encouraged for you to offer development time though, I don't feel that I wish to employ you.
> 
> I’m tired of Geert too and I’ve run out of patience.  I don’t care if I get banned from the list for this and it’s probably the reaction that he wants but it’s not my loss if I get kicked.
> 
> Fuck off Geert.  You’re a pain in the arse.  And yet more tricks with your “monthly posting”, complete with spelling errors.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Kevin D-B
> 

Whilst I may not endorse the language, I do understand the sentiment.

I don't feel the need to ban _anybody_ from this list, but Geert, please
take account of what your fellow list members are saying.


Simon.




More information about the Dnsmasq-discuss mailing list