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Carl Iverson (cariver@tiger.avana.net)
Tue, 27 Feb 1996 19:04:26 -0500


Carl Iverson wrote:
>
> Brian McGugan wrote:
> >
> > At 11:44 2/27/96, Brian O'Shea wrote:
> > >>
> > >>The latest White Pines reflector code allows you to telnet in to run REFMON,
> > >>and can be configured with a password. You could use CU and telnet at the
> > >>same time, and "kill" the IP of the offending person.
> > >>
> > >Note that the "kill" command will disconnect them, and they will be disallowed
> > >from reconnecting for 1 minute.
> > >
> > >The "deny" command will disallow them from connecting back in.
> > >
> > >I usually "kill" someone, which allows you to send a message. I usuall say
> > >something like, "stop it, or you will be denied access forever!" If they
> > >re-connect and persist with there mis-behavior, I deny them. Our reflector is
> > >G-Rated, and it states that clearly in the MOTD.
> > >
> > >-bos
> >
> > Hmmm. Sort of autocratic I suppose... But I can see the point with
> > innappropriate behaviour... Mightn't these commands be abused by people
> > though, just to target and individual or to just butt somebody out who has
> > something to say/ show that the others don't agree with either personally,
> > socially, morally or even in terms of which SIG that person(s) come(s)
> > from?
> >
> > Bri
>
> Here, Here!!!!!! It is my understanding that CU-SEEME is similar to a tv
> set you don't have to watch it. But don't stop it. To many people have
> died to prevent just this sort of thing.

This is not to say that I disagree with Sgt.Erskine to run his reflector
the way he wishes.