I am happy to start a new thread about this, but this thread makes me
wonder if the one-line stated purpose
<https://lists.clir.org/cgi-bin/wa?A0=CODE4LIB> of this listserv
*This mailing list provides a forum for discussion all things relating to
programming code for libraries. This is a place to discuss particular
programming languages, but also provides a place to discuss the issues of
programming in libraries in general*
ought to be expanded to a real set of guidelines.
On Tue, Jul 2, 2019 at 10:55 AM Christopher R. HOFFMAN <[log in to unmask]>
> Hi Richard, thank you for demonstrating why this is not a safe space
> for these kinds of conversations.
> On Jul 2, 2019, at 10:45 AM, richard
> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >> I know many people are ready to see this thread stop, but do you know
> of a better forum?
> > You're a library information professional and don't have the skills to
> identify online forums related to libraries? Yikes! The first part of the
> name of this list is "CODE4" - that should provide adequate clue as the
> nature of appropriate topics for posts.
> > Finally, and this is to everyone who DOES have Internet research skills
> and the capacity to infer proper topics for the list based on its name,
> ignore inappropriate content that you can't regulate...DON'T FEED THE