Re: An important message about the future ownership of the list


Mike B. <mb69mach1@...>
 

Gene for owner has my vote as well, & I'm sure he'll know how many moderators will be necessary to getter done.
Take care.  Mike.  Dodgers, try again next year!
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----- Original Message -----
From: john s
Sent: Sunday, November 12, 2017 1:52 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] An important message about the future ownership of the list

I think Gene should own the list and run it
however he sees fit.  Whether or not he has one
or two moderators should be up to him.

At 09:39 PM 11/11/2017, you wrote:
>i think Gene should be the list owner and should elect 1 owner more
>and or a moderator.
>
>On 11/12/17, Pamela Dominguez <geodom@...> wrote:
> > I didnâ?Tt hear anything about more than one owner, so I donâ?Tt know where
> > people are getting this.  At present, the
> list doesnâ?Tt have an owner, from
> > what I can tell; he is just talking about writing to several people who can
> > run to be the one list owner, and people will vote privately.  Pam.
> >
> > From: David Moore
> > Sent: Saturday, November 11, 2017 5:07 AM
> > To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> > Subject: Re: [TechTalk] An important message about the future ownership of
> > thelist
> >
> > I agree as well for only one owner and a second person to be a moderator!
> >
> > David Moore
> >
> > Sent from Mail for Windows 10
> >
> >
> >
> > From: Dennis L
> > Sent: Saturday, November 11, 2017 3:52 AM
> > To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> > Subject: Re: [TechTalk] An important message about the future ownership of
> > thelist
> >
> >
> >
> > I agree two owners is a bad idea.  I agree the moderator should have enough
> > control they can take over if needed.
> >
> >
> >
> > From: main@TechTalk.groups.io [mailto:main@TechTalk.groups.io] On Behalf Of
> > Gene
> > Sent: Saturday, November 11, 2017 3:40 AM
> > To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> > Subject: Re: [TechTalk] An important message about the future ownership of
> > the list
> >
> >
> >
> > I think their should be one owner but there should also be a moderator who
> > can run the list and take it over temporarily, if necessary.  If you have
> > two owners, who will make final decisions if necessary where there is a
> > disagreement?  But the moderator should have
> enough access to administrative
> > features that the person can manage the list if necessary.
> >
> >
> >
> > Gene
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> >
> > From: Jaffar Sidek
> >
> > Sent: Saturday, November 11, 2017 2:26 AM
> >
> > To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> >
> > Subject: Re: [TechTalk] An important message about the future ownership of
> > the list
> >
> >
> >
> > Hi Gene.  I for one am not in favor of too many list owners, because I
> > adhere to the principal that too many cooks spoil the soup.  As has been so
> > publicly demonstrated, So many have endorsed the way you took things over.
> > If it wasn't mentioned, I'd never have known.  It's not made any difference
> > to the list as to whether you are the list owner or not, change has been at
> > a minimum.  What I would like to suggest is
> that you have a good think as to
> > who amongst us is capable of acting as moderator, while you take ownership
> > of the list, so that if there is ever a need to pass on the baton, it would
> > be as smooth as when Carlos's passing has allowed this list's normal
> > operations to remain, without any noticeable change.  Just my opinion.
> > Cheers!
> >
> >
> >
> > On 11/11/2017 8:35 AM, Gene wrote:
> >
> >   I've used the quoted message below this one, which originally appeared in
> > a different thread, as the occasion for presenting what I've been
> > considering for the future of ownership of the list.
> >
> >
> >
> >   Thanks for the compliments, but as far as my role as moderator is
> > concerned, the list almost runs itself.
> >
> >
> >
> >   As far as the future of the list is
> concerned, I've been thinking about it
> > and enough time has passed to discuss it.  I'm considering posting two or
> > perhaps three names of people whom I think would be good owners, including
> > my name.  I would then ask people to vote off list for one of those names.
> > any votes sent to the list would not be
> counted.  I'm considering doing this
> > because I don't want to assume ownership just because I am a moderator now.
> > voting privately would keep a lot of administrative traffic off list and
> > peoples' vote should be private as a matter of principle.
> >
> >
> >
> >   If people want to comment on this, please don't comment on list.  Send
> > comments to me at gsasner@...
> >
> >
> >
> >   If people believe the matter should be
> discussed on list and enough people
> > request it when sending messages, I'll consider opening the topic for
> > comment on list for a period of time, perhaps two days.  I don't want to
> > have a long period because the actual list itself shouldn't, in my opinion,
> > get bogged down for long periods of time with administrative matters.
> >
> >
> >
> >   If people like my idea of an election, I'll write to the people I have in
> > mind off list and ask if they are interested.
> >
> >
> >
> >   Gene
> >
> >   ----- Original Message -----
> >
> >   From: Mike Thomas
> >
> >   Sent: Friday, November 10, 2017 5:56 PM
> >
> >   To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> >
> >   Subject: [TechTalk] Carlos and Gene
> >
> >
> >
> >   This past week a lot of people gave  well deserved praise to Carlos, and
> > all he has done for this list with rememberance to his passing and his
> > birthday.  I'd also like to say a very special thank you to Gene.  He has
> > stepped into a very time consuming and demanding position.  We continue to
> > bring our computer issues to the list, and Gene with all his technological
> > knowledge willingly shares his expertise with us for little payment other
> > than our gratitude.  We all need to be very greatful Gene is at the helm
> > continuing to help us solve thos computing issues.  Where might we be
> > without him?
> >
> >   Sincerely with our heart felt gratitude,
> >
> >   Mike
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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                 John



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