[Coco] Fresh new retro computing article!
John W. Linville
linville at tuxdriver.com
Tue May 28 15:55:51 EDT 2019
On Tue, May 28, 2019 at 06:57:35PM +0000, Salvador Garcia via Coco wrote:
> Hi Eric, I saw the posts and it gave the impression that the person was knowledgeable about the product and was representing the vendor.
> The vendor chimed in, clarifying that this was not the case, specifically about the person representing him in any way. He added a note that he did not even know the guy, but that was just an added remark.
Judge for yourself:
In particular, check the thread under the top-level comment by Joey Buckets...
> In my perception, I did not see this person mention anything explicit that he was representing the vendor, or anything that led the reader to believe this, but then again, I can't guarantee that I read all of his posts.
Brock Harrison literally says "Richard Lorbieski wanted me to join and comment".
A bit later, Richard Lorbieski says "I have no clue who this person is".
> On Monday, May 27, 2019, 8:59:20 PM CDT, Eric <eric at canales.me> wrote:
> Why should a seller have to have heard of someone? That doesn't make sense.
Because that someone claims to have been asked by the seller to join
the conversation. That is a rather odd claim for one to make, only to
have the other person almost immediately disavow any knowledge of you.
At the very least, "Brock Harrison" is a bad liar (or perhaps just a
fool hoping to stir-up trouble). I can't for the life of me imagine
why anyone would take-up "Brock's" cause as the pretense for some
sort of moralistic crusade.
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