Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2022-01-23 01:34 -0600 (Users) Story: Bell Labs Org Chart
Action: changed tags from "design compsci culture historical" to "historical"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-22 09:38 -0600 pushcx Story: Who's hiring? Q1Y2022
Action: changed description from "Happy new year!\r\n\r\nHere's a template:\r\n\r\n```\r\n**Company:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Company site:** XXXXX\r\n\r\n**Position(s):** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Location:** XXXXXX (please specify whether REMOTE or ONSITE)\r\n\r\n**Description:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Tech stack:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Compensation:** Salary, equity, vacation, major benefits.\r\n\r\n**Contact:** XXXXXX\r\n```" to "Happy new year!\r\n\r\nHere's a template:\r\n\r\n```\r\n**Company:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Company site:** XXXXX\r\n\r\n**Position(s):** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Location:** XXXXXX (please specify whether REMOTE or ONSITE)\r\n\r\n**Description:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Tech stack:** XXXXXX\r\n\r\n**Compensation:** Salary, equity, vacation, major benefits.\r\n\r\n**Contact:** XXXXXX\r\n```\r\n\r\nAlso, we have a [LinkedIn group](https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8646069/) available for jobseekers ([more info](https://lobste.rs/s/ftet31/lobsters_linkedin_group_for_jobs)).", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Happy new year!</p>\n<p>Here’s a template:</p>\n<pre><code>**Company:** XXXXXX\n\n**Company site:** XXXXX\n\n**Position(s):** XXXXXX\n\n**Location:** XXXXXX (please specify whether REMOTE or ONSITE)\n\n**Description:** XXXXXX\n\n**Tech stack:** XXXXXX\n\n**Compensation:** Salary, equity, vacation, major benefits.\n\n**Contact:** XXXXXX\n</code></pre>\n" to "<p>Happy new year!</p>\n<p>Here’s a template:</p>\n<pre><code>**Company:** XXXXXX\n\n**Company site:** XXXXX\n\n**Position(s):** XXXXXX\n\n**Location:** XXXXXX (please specify whether REMOTE or ONSITE)\n\n**Description:** XXXXXX\n\n**Tech stack:** XXXXXX\n\n**Compensation:** Salary, equity, vacation, major benefits.\n\n**Contact:** XXXXXX\n</code></pre>\n<p>Also, we have a <a href=\"https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8646069/\" rel=\"ugc\">LinkedIn group</a> available for jobseekers (<a href=\"https://lobste.rs/s/ftet31/lobsters_linkedin_group_for_jobs\" rel=\"ugc\">more info</a>).</p>\n"
Reason: I thought of this pretty late but wanted to add it for next quarter's posting.
2022-01-22 07:25 -0600 pushcx Story: Managing your Docker infrastructure
Action: changed title from "Slackware Cloud Server Series, Episode 1: Managing your Docker infrastructure" to "Managing your Docker infrastructure"
Reason: Please don't include series names in story titles.
2022-01-21 16:35 -0600 pushcx Comment by teiresias on New edition of Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, it is a JS version
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Dismissive scorn isn’t funny. If you don’t like it, click ‘hide’ or filter out the tag.
2022-01-21 16:33 -0600 pushcx Story: Embedded Systems Weekly issue 84
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please don’t submit lists of links. Lobsters _is_ a list of links.
2022-01-21 12:40 -0600 (Users) Story: zsh-autoquoter
Action: changed title from "git commit -m zsh-autoquoter lets y'all write commit messages like *this* (no big deal)" to "zsh-autoquoter"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-21 08:40 -0600 pushcx Story: Datalisp Technical Report
Action: changed tags from "lisp rant visualization distributed" to "lisp visualization distributed pdf"
Reason: Fixing tags.
2022-01-21 08:39 -0600 pushcx Story: LLDB FreeBSD kernel debugging support summary
Action: merged into wmre7g (LLDB FreeBSD live kernel debugging support)
Reason: Merging into same story. If you have couple links in a series of posts, you could use the story text to link them all at once.
2022-01-20 09:43 -0600 pushcx Story: Farnamgraph: a blog visualized as an interactive graph
Action: changed description from "This is a graph of [Farnam Street blog](https://fs.blog/blog/), each node is either an Article or a Book, it's a curious way to navigate, and figure out what is the most important book recommendation to start with." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>This is a graph of <a href=\"https://fs.blog/blog/\" rel=\"ugc\">Farnam Street blog</a>, each node is either an Article or a Book, it’s a curious way to navigate, and figure out what is the most important book recommendation to start with.</p>\n" to "", changed tags from "show visualization" to "visualization"
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the post.
2022-01-20 04:31 -0600 (Users) Story: Wine on Windows 10. It works (2019)
Action: changed title from "Wine on Windows 10. It works" to "Wine on Windows 10. It works (2019)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 19:55 -0600 (Users) Story: Pijul (patch-based distributed version control) hits beta
Action: changed tags from "vcs rust distributed" to "vcs rust release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 14:55 -0600 (Users) User johncliu
Action: changed own username from "guard0g" to "johncliu"
2022-01-19 11:13 -0600 (Users) Story: The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release Wine 7.0 is now available
Action: changed title from "The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release Wine 7.0" to "The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release Wine 7.0 is now available"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 11:03 -0600 pushcx Story: CMake wrapper for Xrepo C and C++ package manager
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please stop submitting every point release of this project. Once per year is plenty.
2022-01-19 10:27 -0600 (Users) Story: Rust for Windows, and the windows crate
Action: changed tags from "rust" to "rust windows"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 09:36 -0600 (Users) Story: Gorillas: Special offer - unicorn slices, 150g (2021)
Action: changed title from "Gorillas: Special offer - unicorn slices, 150g" to "Gorillas: Special offer - unicorn slices, 150g (2021)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 06:54 -0600 pushcx User jailton
Action: Disabled invitations
Reason: Inviting spammer marcosnils.
2022-01-19 06:42 -0600 pushcx Story: FLENG Version 9 now available
Action: changed description from "This release adds support for Intel Macs, can compile Strand programs, adds a foreign-function interface, works slightly better on RISCV and contains many bugfixes and enhancements. Feedback is welcome!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>This release adds support for Intel Macs, can compile Strand programs, adds a foreign-function interface, works slightly better on RISCV and contains many bugfixes and enhancements. Feedback is welcome!</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don’t use the story text to summarize the link.
2022-01-19 06:41 -0600 pushcx User marcosnils
Action: Banned
Reason: Using Twitter to evade the anti-spam control on unseen domains from new users.
2022-01-19 06:39 -0600 pushcx Story: Remix vs Next.js
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please don’t post Twitter links to promote your startup.
2022-01-19 04:54 -0600 (Users) Story: The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release Wine 7.0 is now available
Action: changed tags from "linux release" to "release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-19 04:28 -0600 (Users) Story: The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release Wine 7.0 is now available
Action: changed tags from "linux" to "linux release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-18 15:16 -0600 pushcx User l1x
Action: Banned
Reason: Troll.
2022-01-18 13:53 -0600 pushcx Story: A go-style coroutine library in C++11 from the Namake Planet
Action: changed description from "**cocoyaxi (co for short)**, is an elegant and efficient cross-platform C++ base library. It contains a series of high-quality base components, such as **go-style coroutine**, coroutine-based network programming framework, command line and config file parser, high-performance log library, unit testing framework, JSON library, etc.\r\n\r\n> It was said that about 23 light-years from the Earth, there is a planet named **Namake**. Namake has three suns, a large one and two small ones. The Namakians make a living by programming. They divide themselves into nine levels according to their programming level, and the three lowest levels will be sent to other planets to develop programming technology. These wandering Namakians must collect at least **10,000 stars** through a project before they can return to Namake.\r\n> \r\n> Several years ago, two Namakians, [ruki](https://github.com/waruqi) and [alvin](https://github.com/idealvin), were dispatched to the Earth. In order to go back to the Namake planet as soon as possible, ruki has developed a nice build tool [xmake](https://github.com/xmake-io/xmake), whose name is taken from Namake. At the same time, alvin has developed a go-style C++ coroutine library [cocoyaxi](https://github.com/idealvin/cocoyaxi), whose name is taken from the **Cocoyaxi village** where ruki and alvin live on Namake." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p><strong>cocoyaxi (co for short)</strong>, is an elegant and efficient cross-platform C++ base library. It contains a series of high-quality base components, such as <strong>go-style coroutine</strong>, coroutine-based network programming framework, command line and config file parser, high-performance log library, unit testing framework, JSON library, etc.</p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>It was said that about 23 light-years from the Earth, there is a planet named <strong>Namake</strong>. Namake has three suns, a large one and two small ones. The Namakians make a living by programming. They divide themselves into nine levels according to their programming level, and the three lowest levels will be sent to other planets to develop programming technology. These wandering Namakians must collect at least <strong>10,000 stars</strong> through a project before they can return to Namake.</p>\n<p>Several years ago, two Namakians, <a href=\"https://github.com/waruqi\" rel=\"ugc\">ruki</a> and <a href=\"https://github.com/idealvin\" rel=\"ugc\">alvin</a>, were dispatched to the Earth. In order to go back to the Namake planet as soon as possible, ruki has developed a nice build tool <a href=\"https://github.com/xmake-io/xmake\" rel=\"ugc\">xmake</a>, whose name is taken from Namake. At the same time, alvin has developed a go-style C++ coroutine library <a href=\"https://github.com/idealvin/cocoyaxi\" rel=\"ugc\">cocoyaxi</a>, whose name is taken from the <strong>Cocoyaxi village</strong> where ruki and alvin live on Namake.</p>\n</blockquote>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2022-01-18 12:57 -0600 pushcx Story: Less is more: multiparty session types revisited
Action: changed title from "Less is more: multiparty session types revisited | Proceedings of the ACM on Programming Languages" to "Less is more: multiparty session types revisited"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2022-01-18 10:10 -0600 (Users) Story: How Proton helped Gmail overcome a DKIM replay attack
Action: changed tags from "security" to "security email"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-18 08:20 -0600 pushcx Comment by Vaelatern on Is the madness ever going to end?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing response to off-topic flame.
2022-01-18 08:20 -0600 pushcx Comment by l1x on Is the madness ever going to end?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Calling people you disagree with Nazis never improves a conversation.
2022-01-18 08:20 -0600 pushcx Comment by l1x on GitHub will natively support Mermaid diagrams
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't post dismissive snark.
2022-01-18 01:00 -0600 (Users) Story: Efficient Pagination Using Deferred Joins
Action: changed title from "Efficient Pagination Using Deferred Joins - Aaron Francis" to "Efficient Pagination Using Deferred Joins"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-17 22:51 -0600 (Users) Story: Software Does Not Fail (1996)
Action: changed title from "Software Does Not Fail" to "Software Does Not Fail (1996)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-17 18:43 -0600 pushcx Story: Demodal: a browser extension that blocks modals and overlays
Action: changed description from "I created this browser extension to solve a personal annoyance. It automatically removes obnoxious prompts on websites that interrupt your reading, like prompts to sign up or enter your email address, overlays with discount offers, pointless GDPR and cookie consent banners, etc.\r\n\r\nIt's in early development and doesn't work on most websites, yet. The aim is to build up a comprehensive set of rules over time to block modals anywhere. Creating your definitions is easy and can be done from within the extension. The project is open-source and I'm looking for contributors!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I created this browser extension to solve a personal annoyance. It automatically removes obnoxious prompts on websites that interrupt your reading, like prompts to sign up or enter your email address, overlays with discount offers, pointless GDPR and cookie consent banners, etc.</p>\n<p>It’s in early development and doesn’t work on most websites, yet. The aim is to build up a comprehensive set of rules over time to block modals anywhere. Creating your definitions is easy and can be done from within the extension. The project is open-source and I’m looking for contributors!</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2022-01-17 15:30 -0600 (Users) Story: From Native to React Native to Flutter
Action: changed title from "From Native to React Native to Flutter - Zerodha Tech Blog" to "From Native to React Native to Flutter"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-17 14:31 -0600 (Users) Story: Nyxt Release 2.2.4
Action: changed tags from "lisp browsers emacs" to "lisp browsers emacs release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-17 12:23 -0600 pushcx Story: History of Hypergraphs: Where the Digital & Physical Universe Convene
Action: deleted story
Reason: The grand unified theory of everything is not topical here, even if it links to random Wikipedia CS articles.
2022-01-17 12:17 -0600 pushcx Story: Rat Tickling Certification (LaFollette, Cloutier, Gaskill)
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article does not relate to computing.
2022-01-17 12:15 -0600 pushcx Story: The Million Dollar Homepage
Action: deleted story
Reason: Enterepreneurship is explicitly off-topic.
2022-01-17 09:58 -0600 pushcx Comment by idrougge on Microsoft – incompetent or malicious?
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Calling someone a Nazi for not breaking out the torches and pitchforks is not acceptable rhetoric.
2022-01-17 09:56 -0600 pushcx Story: Microsoft – incompetent or malicious?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Lobsters is not customer support for Microsoft.
2022-01-17 03:47 -0600 (Users) Story: Enforcing the pyramid of Open Source
Action: changed title from "Enforcing the pyramid of Open Source | daniel.haxx.se" to "Enforcing the pyramid of Open Source"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-16 18:35 -0600 pushcx Story: Prose for Programmers
Action: changed description from "It's been a few years since I initially posted this. And while it's not yet complete, it does have quite a bit more content than it did at the time. :)\r\n\r\nThe biggest change at the moment is that it has a new website which makes things much nicer to read online than GitHub." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>It’s been a few years since I initially posted this. And while it’s not yet complete, it does have quite a bit more content than it did at the time. :)</p>\n<p>The biggest change at the moment is that it has a new website which makes things much nicer to read online than GitHub.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to write comments or explain why you're promoting your blog.
2022-01-16 18:34 -0600 pushcx Story: A split 34-key layout for iPadOS
Action: changed title from "A split 34-key layout for iPadOS - Matt Gemmell" to "A split 34-key layout for iPadOS"
Reason: Please don't include the author name in title.
2022-01-16 16:07 -0600 (Users) User AstronautInHeels
Action: changed own username from "dosman711" to "AstronautInHeels"
2022-01-16 12:13 -0600 (Users) Story: A simple defer feature for C
Action: changed tags from "c rust" to "c"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-15 16:50 -0600 pushcx Story: VTubing on Linux
Action: merged into kz1ejv (How I VTuber)
Reason: Merging update into earlier submission.
2022-01-15 13:13 -0600 (Users) Story: Is the madness ever going to end?
Action: changed tags from "web programming" to "web programming rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-15 12:51 -0600 (Users) User dustyweb
Action: changed own username from "paroneayea" to "dustyweb"
2022-01-15 11:58 -0600 (Users) Story: How I VTuber
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "a11y"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2022-01-14 12:00 -0600 pushcx Story: Astronomy community shapes their own destiny with Astropy
Action: deleted story
Reason: This is a great, topical article but there's something wrong with the page layout causing a strobe effect. I've reached out to GitHub and will restore this when it's fixed.
2022-01-14 09:48 -0600 (Users) User thinknaut
Action: changed own username from "threemote" to "thinknaut"