__/ [ Linønut ] on Sunday 26 March 2006 17:03 \__
> After takin' a swig o' grog, Cyberwasteland belched out this bit o' wisdom:
>> Something is askew when Bucky Brentwood (aka linux-sux) makes the list
>> of "quality posters." Might need to double-check the algorithm in that
>> NG post counting application.
> We need a new category: Excrement Posters
Actually, I am quote pleased with that algorithm, for a change *giggle*.
Perhaps it's worth excluding trolls from any rank that is favourable (e.g.
"quality posters" as opposed to "blacklist of quotes"). When I produce
statistics for the SuSE newsgroup, I manually remove trolls from all
categories. I even remove popular threads if they comes from a troll to
defame Linux. Echoing of trolls' names and messages gives them reasons to