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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #30 on: September 02, 2015, 01:30:52 PM »
What other reason would there be for restrictions?

I imagine that it's where topics can be discussed more openly, for that you would want "experts" who wouldn't kill things as fast
The only other reason to have private areas is to make it unsearchable...
Where would you draw the line?
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #31 on: September 02, 2015, 01:34:03 PM »
Where would you draw the line?
As far as an expert? IMHO some sort of vouching system, there are some people on here that when they PM me or vice versa I will be way more open with then others. Yes there will be those that wouldn't make it on but you can't judge it any other way...

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #32 on: September 02, 2015, 01:47:30 PM »
As far as an expert? IMHO some sort of vouching system, there are some people on here that when they PM me or vice versa I will be way more open with then others. Yes there will be those that wouldn't make it on but you can't judge it any other way...
It'll be a hard call
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #33 on: September 02, 2015, 02:08:56 PM »
It'll be a hard call
Why? Let's say the limit was set at a post count of 1,000 - That's some 250 odd members, since most of them are posting enough that someone from say the first 15-20 people added will know them they can be added one by one via a vouching system instead with a warning of some sort keeping the group private.

It's similar to the concept of being 6 steps away from the president ...

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #34 on: September 02, 2015, 02:11:20 PM »
Why? Let's say the limit was set at a post count of 1,000 - That's some 250 odd members, since most of them are posting enough that someone from say the first 15-20 people added will know them they can be added one by one via a vouching system instead with a warning of some sort keeping the group private.

It's similar to the concept of being 6 steps away from the president ...
Well how do you decide on the first 15-20 people? And just because you know someone, doesn't mean you can vouch for them re: keeping secrets, etc.
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #35 on: September 02, 2015, 02:17:32 PM »
Well how do you decide on the first 15-20 people? And just because you know someone, doesn't mean you can vouch for them re: keeping secrets, etc.
Dan would choose them, obviously vouching for someone shouldn't/wouldn't be taken lightly - yes it's not perfect but there's not much better of an option, if you don't add anyone you get nowhere if you add too many it becomes to public...

You gotta aim for a good group of people that value it enough not to spread the information that's being offered...

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #36 on: September 02, 2015, 02:29:27 PM »
Dan would choose them, obviously vouching for someone shouldn't/wouldn't be taken lightly - yes it's not perfect but there's not much better of an option, if you don't add anyone you get nowhere if you add too many it becomes to public...

You gotta aim for a good group of people that value it enough not to spread the information that's being offered...
Sounds good to me
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #37 on: September 02, 2015, 02:32:07 PM »
Dan would choose them, obviously vouching for someone shouldn't/wouldn't be taken lightly - yes it's not perfect but there's not much better of an option, if you don't add anyone you get nowhere if you add too many it becomes to public...

You gotta aim for a good group of people that value it enough not to spread the information that's being offered...

Maybe this is exactly how it is now...

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #38 on: September 02, 2015, 02:38:05 PM »
Maybe this is exactly how it is now...
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #39 on: September 02, 2015, 02:41:22 PM »
Maybe this is exactly how it is now...
Since I was not invited that would make sense.
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #40 on: September 02, 2015, 03:43:32 PM »
Maybe this really is the secret forum and the noninvited people have no idea we're even talking!

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #41 on: September 02, 2015, 03:46:14 PM »
Maybe this really is the secret forum and the noninvited people have no idea we're even talking!
I was thinking that but then why are you here?
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #42 on: September 02, 2015, 05:24:01 PM »
I was thinking that but then why are you here?

Maybe I just think I am.

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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #43 on: September 02, 2015, 05:40:59 PM »
I was thinking that but then why are you here?
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Re: Restricted areas of DDF
« Reply #44 on: September 02, 2015, 06:14:41 PM »
Why? Let's say the limit was set at a post count of 1,000 - That's some 250 odd members, since most of them are posting enough that someone from say the first 15-20 people added will know them they can be added one by one via a vouching system instead with a warning of some sort keeping the group private.

It's similar to the concept of being 6 steps away from the president ...
Do you mean Six Degrees of Separation? Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon?
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