A Stupid Filter in the Pipeline

  jakimo 10:36 27 Nov 2007
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A filter intended to cut out all that nasty stuff you find in forums etc. is to be released as an open source application in 2008,and not before time.

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  jakimo 10:38 27 Nov 2007

Perhaps I should have described it as an anti-stupid filter

  anskyber 11:10 27 Nov 2007

Looks like it will be self defeating, surely it will filter itself out.

  jakimo 12:04 27 Nov 2007

How do you come to your conclusion?

  anskyber 12:17 27 Nov 2007

Because the idea is pretty stupid and unwelcome in the form it takes.

Anyway what would the FE do with all his time.

  octal 12:52 27 Nov 2007

Stupid filter indeed, hilarious.

  Quickbeam 13:00 27 Nov 2007

I think this is one of the few forums that is quite well 'self policed'. it's not often that the FE has to get heavy handed with us is it?

Maybe it's because we're quite grown up compared to some of the rowdy forums...

  anskyber 13:03 27 Nov 2007

I think you are right.

When I read the details of the stupid filter site I did check the calendar in case April had arrived early.

  spuds 13:19 27 Nov 2007

Is this a student's prank?.

I like the:
By the way, thanks for the donations! you all are the best.

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