2008-08-13, 10:39 PM (ISO 8601)
Re: Moderators unfamiliar with the rules of posting?
I thought about it and still fail to see what the unfair part is.
Originally Posted by Admiral_Kelly
It's not like we have to care about it. Thread reaches 50, some mod locks it. And as I've always seen them explaining that the reason is the lenght, and we should open a new one, it's not like there is much room for misunderstandings.
I get the point that the first idea of people seeing a mod lock might be "uh-oh", but they simply have to read what the mod actually said(and therefore I think reposting the announcement would be be somehow redundant when they explain their lock anyway.)
Originally Posted by skywalker
Concerning this example, Roland clearly states that the lock reason was only the lenght of the thread, and "Feel free to start a new one if you'd like" doesn't sound much like "This topic's in trouble".