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Re: Code of Conduct complaint about Linus's comments at DC14 :: Respect

On Thu, 04 Sep 2014, Paul Hedderly wrote:
> Two phrases in that startled me:
>   "Linus does not treat people with respect by _my_ definition of the word."
> 	"he is not meeting that standard, and that's unacceptable."
> I'll tread carefully here - I really do not want to offend.
> I feel the above statements could be argued to fit this definition:
> 	http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/bigot
> 	NOUN : A person who is intolerant towards those holding different opinions


thanks for the clear explanation. I have the feeling that tolerance is
something that is something only the *others* have to show, while
"we the holy Debian Community" are above that, because 
"we the holy Debian Community" define the standards of what is good
and bad in the world.

> I'm probably going to get banned for life now for having opinions. I'd better
> just go crawl under my rock again.

Haha, not only you, but even more because you made a joke!
How dare you! The CoC is coming after you in a second!


PREINING, Norbert                               http://www.preining.info
JAIST, Japan                                 TeX Live & Debian Developer
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