[openstack-dev] [All] IRC Mishaps

Hayes, Graham graham.hayes at hpe.com
Thu Feb 9 13:38:04 UTC 2017

On 08/02/2017 20:39, Kendall Nelson wrote:
> Hello All!
> So I am sure we've all seen it: people writing terminal commands into
> our project channels, misusing '/' commands, etc. But have any of you
> actually done it?
> If any of you cores, ptls or other upstanding members of our wonderful
> community have had one of these embarrassing experiences please reply! I
> am writing an article for the SuperUser trying to make us all seem a
> little more human to people new to the community and new to using IRC.
> It can be scary asking questions to such a large group of smart people
> and its even more off putting when we make mistakes in front of them.
> So please share your stories!
> -Kendall Nelson (diablo_rojo)

not realizing there is a space at the beginning of a line, and
typing a '/' command.

I am constantly typing ' /win 10' into channels, or more embarrassingly
' /whois <nick of someone I am talking to>'

- Graham

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