Editor's Note to the Linux Community
Aug 08, 2001, 17:13 (224 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
Some Linux Today readers have raised questions about anonymous
postings in LT talkbacks after articles appeared at other sites in
the last few weeks. I'd like to clear the air.
I participated in Linux Today talkbacks anonymously in the past
using a pseudonym. My goal was to foster lively debate. I used
pseudonyms like George Tirebiter which I believed readers would
understand was a contrivance. Some people did not catch on. Others
were offended by Tirebiter's comments.
On reflection, I have to admit that anonymous posting by an
editor at a news site was wrong. I stopped months ago and vow to LT
readers that I will never engage in the practice again. It is too
important you can trust what you read here.
I sincerely apologize to those of you who were offended by my