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about off-topic questions

From: Dmitry Beransky <dberansky@ucsd.edu>
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 1999 10:21:26 -0800
Message-Id: <4.1.19990115100615.00a20160@biomail.ucsd.edu>
To: www-html@w3.org
Lately, there has been a flood of off-topic questions.  

This list is for discussions pertaining to the HTML spec only, it's not a
how-to list!

I understand that it's hard, if not impossible, to keep people from posting
off-topic questions, but, please, please, please don't encourage such posts
with your replies.  If you feel like answering an off-topic question, do so
privately.  It would also help if in your _private_ reply you'd explain why
this list is not a proper place for the question and refer them to a more
appropriate resource.

Best regards

Dmitry Beransky

University of California, San Diego
Multimedia Interactive Learning Lab (http://mill.ucsd.edu)
Received on Friday, 15 January 1999 13:17:19 UTC

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