Tim Smith wrote:
> Ahh, Daeron. He's upset because I don't like his COLA
> postings ...
I had stopped posting to COLA because of the troll infestation.
It was smiths' reference to "daeron" that caught my eye. For
someone who has me in his kill file he do seemed obsessed with me.
'smith' only objects to pro Linux articles posted on COLA. He
professes to have me kill filed yet he still finds the posting of
such articles objectionable. Surely he can't even *see* these off
topic articles ?
On the other hand he ignores the tons of off topic posts by the
trolls. Indeed he regularly jumps in the give them a hand with
some distraction fud.
> He is sometimes amusing--like when he decided that Erik
> Funkenbusch and I were actually the same person. Considering
> that I've got 19 years of Google
His posting style is so similar that I did once accuse him of
being the same person. Why would a professed Linux advocate sound
so much like a professional windows troll ?
I once asked you when you have ever critised Erik. You never did
reply. SO I ask you here again produce the citations or retract
Before fuddie, as he is affectionatly known, discovered COLA he
hung out on the OS/2 group helping people understand its demise
was because of OS inferiority and not because of sabotage by the
He really wanted OS/2 to be better. He said the same about Linux.
He really wants it to be better. This is the kind of people
'smith' & Co works to defend.
This is him yet again running interference for Erik Funkenbusch
one of the most notorious Microsoft trolls on UseNet.
"I've taken that anti-Erik side as much as most other regulars
here, except I stick to technical issues, so actually have a
chance of winning the argument, instead of just looking like a
Tim Smith Mar 04 2003
That was in march of last year. I ask you now again. Show us
where you have ever criticized Erik Funkenbusch.
ps: MAc advocates: notice how he equate being pro Linux on COLA
with being a troll. Watch out any of you saying good things about
Apple you might end up being painted a mac troll by 'smith'.