[Mageia-dev] PHP + phpBB mod capabilities needed to fix bug 1956 - please help

Marja van Waes marja11 at xs4all.nl
Thu Jan 12 17:06:32 CET 2012

On 12/01/12 15:48, Wolfgang Bornath wrote:
> 2012/1/12 Marja van Waes<marja11 at xs4all.nl>:
>> Moreover, in article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights it
>> says:
>> Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion.......
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_Declaration_of_Human_Rights#Article_18
> Yes, so why do you deny these right sto the majority of the forum people?
I don't :)
I don't even deny it when our seeming majority would turn out to be a 

Please be careful with the words "the majority", we don't have a good 
tool yet to know what everybody wants.

That would mean: inform everybody in the Mageia community in a factual 
way about the different points of view and then let them vote 
anonymously. Too many users don't see the polls, I think it would be 
better to have them on www.mageia.org, instead of hidden in forum threads.

It would be good to make sure there isn't a different, "silent majority" 

>> This article was of course written for all those cases when someone has
>> different thoughts, conscience and/or religion than we have.
> <  It is evident from what maāt wrote, that he is convinced the edit time
>> should stay very limited. Why do we ignore the universal declaration of
>> human rights and try to force him to do something that is against his
>> conscience?
> I guess you agree that those principles where written with the spirit
> of democracy behind it all - so you agree also that those declarations
> do not say that one has the right to force his opinion on all others.

Of course not. Funny that you seem to think maât did that, I didn't see 
him force anyone to use the forum as it is.

> As I wrote in the bug report: we will hopefully see a decision about
> this in next council meeting to close this discussion for good

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